Snappy Asian Fish En Papillote

Snappy Asian Fish En Papillote

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Prep Time

35 min

Cuisine

Asian

Use within

3-4 days

This Asian-inspired dish has zingy ginger, fiery chilli and a delicious salty-sweet balance from soy sauce and mirin. You’ll cook your fish ‘en papillote’ (that is, in a sealed 'parcel') with the tasty marinade and serve with brown rice, mange tout and carrot ribbons. (Dairy-free: see our FAQs for details).

Prep Time

35 min

Cuisine

Asian

Use within

3-4 days

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In Your Box
Ingredients for 2 people (double for 4)
garlic-clove
2 garlic cloves
fresh-ginger
15g fresh root ginger
Spring-onion
1 spring onion
Mirin
2 tbsp mirin
rice-vinegar
1 tbsp rice vinegar
brown-rice
130g brown rice
chilli flakes 3.18
1/2 tsp dried chilli flakes
Mange-tout-(2)
80g mange tout
Pangasius-fillet-(1)
2 basa fillets †
Carrot
1 carrot
Sesame-oil
1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml) †
Soy-sauce-sachet
30ml soy sauce †
You Will Need
Baking paper, pepper, salt

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 garlic clove
  • 15g fresh root ginger
  • 1 spring onion
  • 2 tbsp mirin
  • 1 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 130g brown rice
  • 1/2 tsp dried chilli flakes
  • 80g. mange tout
  • 2 x 100g basa fillets<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 carrot
  • 1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml)<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 30ml Soy sauce<span class="strong">†</span>
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 609 kJ
144 kcal
1929 kJ
458 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
3.9 g
0.9 g
12.4 g
2.7 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
21 g
1.9 g
66.6 g
6 g
Fibre 0.9 g 2.8 g
Protein 8.6 g 27.2 g
Salt 0.74 g 2.35 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 garlic clove
15g fresh root ginger
1 spring onion
2 tbsp mirin
shirosake (glutinous rice, koji rice, alcohol), corn syrup, water
1 tbsp rice vinegar
rice, salt, water
130g brown rice
Brown rice
1/2 tsp dried chilli flakes
Dried chilli flakes
80g. mange tout
2 x 100g basa fillets
BASA (FISH)
1 carrot
1 toasted sesame oil sachet (15ml)
toasted SESAME SEED oil
30ml Soy sauce
water, SOYBEANS, WHEAT, salt, alcohol (ethanol)
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (fish, sesame, wheat-gluten, soybeans)

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 Snappy Asian Fish En Pappillote

Preheat the oven to 240°C/ 220°C (fan)/ 475°F/ Gas 9

Rinse the brown rice, add it to a pot with plenty of cold water and bring to the boil over a high heat

Once boiling, reduce the heat to medium and cook for 15-20 min or until tender with a slight bite

2 Snappy Asian Fish En Pappillote

Meanwhile, peel and finely chop (or grate) the ginger

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Combine the chopped ginger, mirin, toasted sesame oil, rice vinegar, soy sauce and chilli flakes (Can't handle the heat? Go easy!) in a bowl

Mix well – this is your marinade

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Cut 4 [8] pieces of baking paper (or tin foil) approx. the size of A3 sheets of paper 

Lay each basa fillet in the middle of 2 pieces (doubling it up prevents any leakages!) and add the parcels to a baking tray

Spoon the marinade over each basa evenly 

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Scrunch the edges of the baking paper together around the fish to form a sealed parcel

Put the baking tray in the oven for 15 min or until the fish is cooked

Tip: your fish is cooked when it turns opaque and flakes easily

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Meanwhile, peel and finely chop (or grate) the garlic

Trim then slice the spring onion[s] finely

Peel the carrot[s], then continue to peel lengths until you end up with a pile of carrot 'ribbons'

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Once the rice is nearly tender, add the chopped garlic and mange tout to the same pot

Cook for a further 5 min before draining the lot

Once drained, season lightly with salt and pepper and stir through the carrot ribbons until they've wilted slightly

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Serve the fish parcels with the vegetable rice to the side

Garnish with the sliced spring onion

Enjoy!

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