Late Summer Lemon Dill Fish

Servings 4 servings


  • 4 tilapia fillets or use another firm-fleshed white fish, 6-oz.
  • 1/2 tablespoon sea salt
  • 1 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 3 tablespoons ghee or use olive oil
  • 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh dill


  • Season fish fillets with salt, pepper and garlic powder.
  • Heat the ghee (or olive oil) in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add fish and sear for 2 to 4 minutes per side or until fillets flake easily when tested with a fork; remove pan and set aside.
  • Reduce skillet heat to low; add coconut milk, lemon juice and dill. Bring to a simmer and cook for 3 minutes; serve sauce over fish filets.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Serve sliced cucumber on the side; add a big salad of mixed baby greens and sliced strawberries, tossed with Leanne’s Basic Vinaigrette.
NUTRITION: per serving: 375 Calories; 26g Fat; 32g Protein; 6g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 99mg Cholesterol; 810mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain(Starch); 4 Lean Meat; 0 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 5 Fat. Points: 10
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