Snapper with chouriço in the oven

Snapper with chouriço in the oven on a baking dish

Prepare this recipe of snapper with chouriço in the oven drizzled with a delicious tomato sauce. It’s easy, tasty and the combination of fish and chouriço is perfect.

Category: Fish, Recipes
Servings:: 2
Prep Time:10 m
Cook Time:50 m
Total Time:1:10 h
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Units: Metric (Units: US)


  • 2 snapper steaks (about 500 grams (17 1/2 ounces))
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 2 medium ripe tomatoes
  • 1 medium onion
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • 75 ml (1/3 cup) white wine
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • 75 grams (2 2/3 ounces) Portuguese chouriço
  • Salt (to taste)


  1. Season the snapper with lemon juice and some salt. Let marinate for approximately 30 minutes.
  2. In a saucepan, place the olive oil, the onion cut into round slices, chopped garlic, the peeled chouriço cut into slices, bay leaf and the peeled tomatoes cut into small pieces. Place the pan over low heat and cook until the tomatoes start to break down, stirring occasionally. Pour the white wine, season with some pepper and simmer about two to three minutes.
  3. Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF).
  4. Place the fish on a baking dish and drizzle with the previous mixture. Bake about 30 minutes (cover the baking dish with aluminum foil for the sauce doesn’t dry).
  5. Turn off the oven and serve the fish with fries cut in cubes.
Snapper with chouriço in the oven
Nutrition facts
Serves 2
Per Serving:
Calories 730
Total Fat 40 g(62%)
Saturated Fat 9 g(45%)
Cholesterol 125 mg(42%)
Sodium 1030 mg(43%)
Total Carbohydrate 23 g(8%)
Protein 65 g

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