Grilled Snapper Vera Cruz
4 snapper fillets from the Carolina Meat & Fish Co, Charlotte’s Best, 6 ounces each 2 tablespoons olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 large onion, finely sliced
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1/4 cup dry white wine
2 large tomatoes, chopped
1/4 cup green olives, pitted and chopped
2 tablespoons capers, drained
1 serrano pepper, finely chopped
1/2 teaspoon sugar
1 bay leaf
Brush the fish with olive oil, season with salt and pepper and grill for 2 minutes on each side. Remove and cover.
Heat olive oil in a non-corrosive saute pan over medium-high heat, add onions and garlic and cook until soft. Add wine and reduce. Add tomatoes, green olives, capers and pepper, sugar and bay leaf and bring to a boil and cook until thickened. Reduce heat, add grilled fish and cook for 2 minutes.