Recipe courtesy of E.M. Reidt

Triggerfish with Huitlecoche

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Active: 15 min
  • Yield: 2 servings
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1 tablespoons canola oil

Two 3-ounce fillets triggerfish, skin off and pin bones removed

1/2 teaspoon kosher salt

4 tablespoons unsalted butter

2 tablespoons huitlacoche

2 teaspoons chopped shallots


  1. Heat the oil in a medium pan over high heat. Sprinkle the fish evenly with the salt and place in the pan. Cook until translucent, and then flip and add the butter. Cook until the butter is browned, and then add the huitlacoche and shallots. Baste the fish with the butter and shallot mixture and remove from the pan. Serve.