Las Camelias Fish Tacos
Source: Las Camelias, San Rafael, California
1 pound red snapper fillets
2 tomatoes, cored and cut into 1/4- inch dice
1/2 onion, cut into 1/4-inch dice
1 to 3 jarred pickled jalape?os, drained and cut into 1/4-inch dice
1 tablespoon butter
Juice of 1 lime
1/2 bunch cilantro, coarsely chopped
Salt, to taste
Warm corn tortillas or tortilla chips
Cut the snapper fillets lengthwise into 2 or 3 strips, then finely slice across the grain. Set aside.
Combine the tomatoes, onion and jalape?os in a small bowl. Set aside.
Melt the butter in a large saut? pan over medium-high heat. Add the fish and saut? for about 3 minutes, or until it turns white. Add the tomato mixture and cook, stirring, stir for 2 to 3 minutes longer. Stir in the lime juice and cilantro. Season with salt.
Serve with warm corn tortillas or corn chips.
Serves 4 to 6.