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Olive Oil-Poached Cod with Squash Blossom Pesto from his cookbook, “Mike Isabella’s Crazy Good Italian.”
Cod is a popular mild, white fish. It’s lean and flaky and handles olive oil poaching better than almost any other fish. The squash blossom pesto is the perfect accompaniment.
Chef Mike Isabella
Serves 4 as a small plate Active Time = 25-30 minutes
1 quart extra virgin olive oil
1 sprig thyme
1 bay leaf
1 clove garlic, smashed
Peel of 1/2 lemon (no pith)
1-pound cod filet, skin removed, cut into 4 equal portions
2 teaspoons kosher salt
1/4 cup canola oil
1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 tablespoon water
8 squash blossom petals (from 2-3 squash blossoms)
1/4 teaspoon sea salt
3/4 cup Squash Blossom Pesto (recipe follows)
1. In a large, heavy-bottomed pot, bring olive oil, thyme, bay leaf, garlic, and lemon peel to 170
The hurricane missed the region, but heavy rain is still expected.