Fried Greenland halibut


– with sweet potato cream, green foam, purple carrot chips, crowberries and lamb’s lettuce

Recipe and photo by Anne Nivíka Grødem, greenland today March 2016

Creamed sweet potato
2 large/4 small sweet potatoes
2 cloves of garlic
500 ml vegetable stock
50 g cream cheese, plain
Salt and pepper

Boil the potatoes with the garlic in the stock until tender. Blend them with the cream cheese and season with salt and pepper.

Green foam
1 tbsp butter
1 shallot
1 bunch parsley
1 tbsp Labrador tea, or similar herb, or a little more parsley
200 ml white wine
500 ml fish stock
100 ml cream
Salt and pepper

Sauté the onion, Labrador tea and parsley in a pan with the butter. Add the white wine and stock and reduce to half. Strain the liquid and add cream. Simmer until reduced to half. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Just before serving, whisk to foam.

Fried Greenland halibut
2 Greenland halibut fillets
Dried Labrador tea
1 purple carrot

Cut the carrot into thin slices and fry them crispy in the oil. Season the fish fillets with salt and pepper and fry them on a pan with oil.

Arrange the fish, green foam, creamed potato, fresh crowberries and carrot ships on a plate and sprinkle with crushed Labrador tea.


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