Samki Beirutiyeh - Chef Recipe by Elie Abi Rached

Samki Beirutiyeh - Chef Recipe by Elie Abi Rached


1kg barramundi
500g fresh tomato
200g onion
8 cloves fresh garlic
3 red capsicum
1 bunch fresh coriander
15g vegetable oil
10g salt
5g cinnamon
5g coriander powder
20g chilli powder
20mL white vinegar
50mL olive oil
1L tomato paste


10g parsley
10g lemon wedges
50g slivered almonds
50g cashew nuts
50g walnuts


Coat the fish with a mix of white vinegar and salt, then rinse under cold water.

Spread a tablespoon of olive oil over the fish and squeeze fresh lemon over it.

Place fish on an olive oil greased cooking tray and bake at 150 C for 20-25 minutes.

In a separate pan, mix five tablespoons of olive oil with the blend of nuts and cook on a medium heat for about three minutes, or until lightly golden.

In a large pan, add vegetable oil, chopped onion and crushed garlic, cook until golden.

Recipe provided by Zahli Restaurant

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