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What does it mean to blacken fish?
When blackened, the food is dipped in melted butter, then dredged in a combination of herbs and spices, before being cooked in a hot pan (traditionally cast iron). Also, why is it called blackened fish? The method is called blackening because the point is to appropriately burn (blacken) the spice coating. Yes, you have permission to burn your food!
What is blackened fish seasoning?
To make a true blackened seasoning use the cayenne and black pepper to create the spice. To create a milder, kid-friendly blackened fish, sometimes called bronzed fish, omit the cayenne and lightly season with black pepper. (Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)
How to cook fish in a blackened pan?
Use a very hot pan ?Heat the pan up before you even add the butter, as an integral part of the blackened cooking method, you need high heat. Once the pan is hot, it will melt the butter quickly and bring it to the right heat to add the fish. Don over cook the fish ?The pan is HOT and the fish will cook FAST!
What does blackened food mean?
Blackened food almost always means blackened meat, chicken or seafood, including fish and shellfish like shrimp. Blackening spices are a blend that uses traditional herbs and spices from both Cajun and Creole cooking. What Does Blackened Food Taste Like?