Tropical Ceviche

This light and refreshing recipe is perfect for a hot day! We’ll give you the secret for a ceviche that is the perfect gastronomical balance between the fish, the lime and the mix of tropical ingredients, like pineapple and coconut. Enhance with ginger to add flavor and nutrition to this delicious plate.

Easy

15 Minutes

4 Serves

Ingredients

1 pound of “cartucho” fillet, cut into small pieces (can substitute for any fresh white fish such as Mahi Mahi, swordfish or any type of snapper)

1/2 red onion, thinly sliced

1 hot pepper, finely chopped (you can add more or remove depending on your taste and tolerance to spicy foods)

5 sweet pepper, thinly sliced

1 teaspoon of ginger, finely sliced

1/2 bunch of coriander

1/4 cup of pineapple, cut into small pieces

1/4 cup of lemon juice

1/4 cup of coconut milk

3 tablespoons of toasted and grated coconut (optional)

Salt and pepper to taste  

Process

1) Marinate fish in lemon, coconut milk, hot pepper, sweet pepper, onion and ginger for 10 minutes. 

2) Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well. 

3) Accompany it with some avocado slices and some plaintain chips.   

Chefs note

- Choose fresh fish (caught in the last 24 hours) 

- Make sure the fish has a sea smell, bright eyes and radiant skin.

- Keep fish and ingredients used for the marinade in the refrigerator.