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Oven Fried Fish Albondigas

Serves 8

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Ingredients
Albondigas:
1 large egg
2 cups fine bread crumbs
3 tablespoons freshly grated manchego cheese
1/4 cup chopped parsley
1 tsp minced garlic
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 pound firm white fish (halibut or tilapia)

Sauce:
1 - 15 ounce can diced fire roasted tomatoes
1 clove minced garlic 1 tsp dried crumbled oregano
Salt and pepper to taste

Directions
Albondigas:
Chop the fish very fine.

Combine the egg, 3 tablespoons bread crumbs, cheese, garlic, oil and parsley together. Add the fish and thoroughly mix. Roll mixture into 1 – 1 ½ inch balls.

Put remaining bread crumbs into a flat bowl or platter. Roll each fish ball through the bread crumbs and place on a oiled baking sheet.

Refrigerate the balls for 40 – 60 minutes.

Preheat oven to 550F.

Spray balls with Canola Oil spray and put in oven. Cook for 10 minutes.

Sauce:
Combine ingredients.

Cook on medium-low until liquid is reduced by half. Spread sauce on a medium size platter and nestle the fish albondigas into the sauce.

Serve warm

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