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Bacalao en Naranja Agria (Cod with Bitter Orange Juice)

Source: Saveur Magazine
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RECIPE INGREDIENTS
For the Sauce:
1 1/2 cups cubed baguette
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
3 teaspoons sweet paprika
2 cloves garlic, crushed and peeled
salt
For the Fish:
2 pounds fresh cod, cut into 2 in. thick pieces
salt
1 cup flour
2 bitter oranges, halved (A good substitute is equal parts fresh sweet orange and lemon juice.)
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DIRECTIONS
FOR THE SAUCE:
Toss bread cubes and 1/2 cup water in a medium bowl, then set aside for 10 minutes. Transfer soaked bread cubes to the jar of an electric blender along with 1 cup water, 2 tablespoons of the oil, 1 teaspoon of the paprika, garlic, and salt to taste. Blend to a very smooth purée.


Heat remaining 2 tablespoons oil in a large skillet over medium heat, add remaining 2 teaspoons paprika, and cook for about 30 seconds. Add bread purée and cook, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon, until mixture is very thick, about 15 minutes. While preparing the cod, continue cooking sauce over medium-low heat, thinning with up to 1/2 cup water if sauce gets too thick.


FOR THE FISH:
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Season cod filets with salt, then dredge in flour and shake off excess. Fry cod until lightly golden, turning once, 3 to 5 minutes per side.


Transfer cod with a slotted spatula to skillet with warm sauce. Spoon sauce over cod and cook briefly to combine flavors, about 3 minutes, thinning sauce with a little water if necessary, and gently shaking skillet to mix. Divide cod and sauce between four plates. At the table, squeeze juice from orange halves over cod.


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Recipe reprinted by permission of World Publication, LLC. All rights reserved.
Date Added: 01/01/2008
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