I’ve seen pecan crusted fish on many a menu, and finally got around to trying my own, low carb version. I used Basa filet, but you can use any white filet. If it is thick, you can finish in oven.
I like Delicato squash because you don’t need to peel it. Just cut in half, scoop seeds, rub with oil, butter or ghee, salt and pepper. Put oven on 400 degrees and put squash down cut side on a parchment lined tray and bake about 45 minutes or until soft.
The tomato salad is tomatoes, pickled onions, salt, pepper and a bit of avocado oil.
Pecan Crusted Fish
12 ounces Basa or other thin, white filet
1 egg, beaten
¼ cup almond flour
¼ cup raw pecans, crushed
Salt and pepper
Rinse and dry fish. Heat cast iron pan or other pan to medium high and coat bottom with oil. Combine flour and pecans and add salt and pepper. Coat fish with egg, removing excess. Dredge fish in pecan mixture and add to pan. Cook about 3 minutes per side, careful not to burn nuts. Add lemon juice when cooked. Serve immediately