Gulf Treasure Recipes & Resources

Grilled Escolar with Tomatoes and Asparagus

Gulf Treasure Seafood - Grilled Escolar with Tomatoes and Asparagus
Ingredients
  • 1 to 2 steak tomatoes, sliced
  • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme
  • 3 teaspoons olive oil, divided use
  • 4 Gulf Treasure escolar fillets, about 6 ounces each
  • 3/4 pound fresh pencil asparagus
  • Salt and pepper to taste
     
Preparation:
Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Place tomato slices on a cookie sheet, and season with salt and pepper, thyme and 1 teaspoon olive oil. Bake for 15 minutes.
 
Meanwhile, brush escolar with 1 teaspoon olive oil, and season with salt and pepper. Heat grill to medium-high heat. When hot, grill escolar about 4 to 6 minutes, flipping and grilling another 4 to 6 minutes. Set fillets aside and keep warm.
 
Meanwhile, toss asparagus with 1 teaspoon olive oil; grill about 3 minutes. Serve escolar fillets on top of tomatoes and asparagus.

Serving for four.