Broiled Tilapia with Thai Coconut Curry Sauce

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Ingredients:

1 tsp dark sesame oil, divided
1 tbsp minced peeled fresh ginger
4 garlic cloves, minced
1 cup finely chopped red bell pepper
1 cup chopped scallions
1 tsp curry powder
2 tsp red curry paste
1/2 tsp ground cumin
4 tsp low-sodium soy sauce
1 tbsp brown sugar
2 tsp Asian fish sauce
1 (14-ounce) can light coconut milk
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
6 (6-ounce) tilapia fillets
salt
Cooking spray

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Directions:

Heat 1/2 teaspoon oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add ginger and garlic; cook 1 minute. Add pepper and scallions; cook 1 minute. Stir in curry powder, curry paste, and cumin; cook 1 minute. Add soy sauce, sugar, Asian fish sauce, and coconut milk; bring to a simmer (do not boil). Remove from heat; stir in cilantro or basil if using

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Brush fish with 1/2 teaspoon oil; sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon salt.

Place fish on a baking sheet coated with cooking spray.

Broil 7 minutes or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.

Serve fish with sauce, salad, and lime wedges.

Enjoy! 😋

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