Grilled plaice with vegetables and couscous

50 min
Type of dish: Main course, Fish
Temperature: Hot
Meses de temporada*: All year
Ingredients for 5 portions
Ingredients for portions/units
John Dory 1.75 kg
Table salt 1.5 g
Parsley 2.5 g
Couscous 0.35 kg
Onion 0.1 kg
Carrots 0.05 kg
Green leek 0.15 ud
Parsley 0.001 g
Water 0.5 l

For this recipe, the following preparations are necessary:

  • Mixed vegetables (jardinière).
  • For the couscous:
    • Boil 1 part stock and 1 part couscous for 5 minutes and then cover with a lid, film, etc. in order to soak the couscous.
    • Once done, gently fluff the couscous with a fork in order to break the clumps, taking care not to mash it.
    • In order to get a fluffy couscous, mix it with a little olive oil and tahini (sesame paste) which will make the couscous tastier.
  • For the plaice:
    • Season the plaice individually with salt.
    • Grill it.
    • Preparate fried sauce.


  • Place the plaice on the plate.
  • Heat the couscous and the vegetables and place them next to the plaice.
Nutritional information (1 portion)
Fiber 9.97 g
Saturates 5.53 g
Monounsaturated fatty acids 23.33 g
Polyunsaturated fatty acids 4.22 g
Cholesterol 122.06 mg
Calcium 160.22 mg
Iron 4.2 mg
Zinc 1.62 mg
Vitamin A 662.31 ug
Vitamin C 31.73 g
Folic acid 126.06 ug
Salt (Sodium) 1076.09 mg
Sugars 12.35 g
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