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Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & British Asparagus

Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & British Asparagus

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Prep Time

35 min



For a fabulous fish supper, you'll coat basa fillets in crunchy seeds and breadcrumbs before pan-frying until golden. Serve with roasted British-grown asparagus, creamy mash and a zingy homemade 'lemonaise.'

Prep Time

35 min



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For 2 people (double for 4)
1 lemon
1 British free-range egg †
British Asparagus2
120g British asparagus spears
2 x 100g basa fillets †
Panko breadcrumbs edit
30g panko breadcrumbs †
3 white potatoes
1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml) †
3 seed mix (30g) (Prepacked)
1 pine nut & seed mix sachet (30g)
You Will Need
Butter, flour, milk, olive oil, pepper, salt, vegetable oil

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 lemon
  • 1 British free-range egg<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 120g asparagus spears
  • 2 x 100g basa fillets<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 30g panko breadcrumbs<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 white potato
  • 1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 pine nut & seed mix sachet (30g)
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 726 kJ
173 kcal
2503 kJ
597 kcal
of which saturates
9.6 g
1.7 g
33 g
5.8 g
of which sugars
14 g
1.5 g
48.4 g
5.3 g
Fibre 1.8 g 6.1 g
Protein 9.2 g 31.8 g
Salt 0.23 g 0.78 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 lemon
1 British free-range egg
120g asparagus spears
2 x 100g basa fillets
basa fillet (fish) 100%
30g panko breadcrumbs
Wheat flour (gluten), yeast, Salt
1 white potato
1 mayonnaise sachet (50ml)
soybean oil (78%), free range pasteurised egg and egg yolk (8.9%), spirit vinegar, water, sugar, salt, lemon juice, flavouring, antioxidant: calcium disodium edta, paprika extract
1 pine nut & seed mix sachet (30g)
pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, pine kernels. May contain peanut, nut, sesame seeds.
  • Allergens highlighted by † (egg, fish, gluten)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
1 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Preheat the oven to 200°C/ 180°C (fan)/ 350°F/ Gas 4

Boil a kettle

Trim the woody ends off the asparagus spears and add them to a baking tray

Drizzle the trimmed asparagus with olive oil and season with a pinch of salt, then put the tray in the oven for 15-20 min or until the asparagus is tender

2 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Meanwhile, peel and chop the potatoes into bite-sized pieces

Add the chopped potatoes to a pot of boiled water with a pinch of salt over a high heat and cook for 10-15 min or until they're fork-tender

Once cooked, drain and return them to the pot

3 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Meanwhile, halve the lemon[s]

Zest and juice half the lemon[s] into a small bowl

Add the mayonnaise and a generous pinch of both salt and pepper to the bowl and give everything a good mix up – this is your lemonaise

Cut the remaining lemon[s] into wedges

4 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Add 3 tbsp [6 tbsp] flour to a plate

Crack the egg[s] into a shallow bowl and beat lightly with a fork

Combine the panko breadcrumbs and the pine nut & seed mix sachet[s] in a large bowl with a generous pinch of salt

5 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Coat the basa fillets in the flour, tap off the excess, then dip them into the beaten egg and finally press them into the seed and breadcrumb mix firmly to coat everything evenly – these are your seeded fish fillets

6 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Heat a large, wide-based pan (preferably non-stick) with 3 tbsp [6 tbsp] vegetable oil over a medium-high heat

Once hot, add the seeded fish fillets and cook for 3-4 min on each side, or until golden and cooked through

Tip: Add some extra oil if your pan is looking dry

7 Seeded Fish, Lemonaise & Asparagus

Return the drained potatoes to a low heat and add a splash of milk and a large knob of butter

Season with a generous pinch of both salt and pepper and mash until smooth


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Serve the seeded fish fillets over the mashed potato with the roasted asparagus and lemonaise to the side

Garnish with a lemon wedge


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