Naturally low fat, tilapia is a wonderfully mild, meaty, inexpensive fish that lends itself to all kinds of flavors. Serve this Greek-style dish with steamed vegetables and either couscous or rice--whole grain, of course.
Cook Time: 18 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
- 4 Tilapia fillets
- 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
- Juice of 1 large lemon
- 2 tsp oregano
- 1/2 tsp paprika
- Freshly ground black pepper
Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Spray an 11-inch by 7-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. In a small bowl, combine olive oil, lemon juice, oregano, paprika and ground pepper. Lay Tilapia fillets in a single layer in the baking dish. Drizzle oil, lemon and herb mixture over the fish. Cover with foil and bake for 15-18 minutes.
Serve with steamed vegetables and whole grain couscous or rice.
Per Serving: Calories 167, Calories from Fat 44, Total Fat 4.9g (sat 1.4g), Cholesterol 79mg, Sodium 53mg, Carbohydrate 2g, Fiber 0.4g, Protein 28.8g