Parmesan-Crusted Baked Tilapia
with Buttered Rice and Lemony Mayo
These beautiful tilapia fillets are topped with Parmesan and a generous heap of herbed panko that bakes to crunchy, buttery perfection! If that wasn't enough, a touch of lemon mayo takes this fish dinner to the next level. Basmati rice and green beans are simple but satisfying sides.
Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.
Parmesan Cheese, shredded
Vegetable Broth Concentrate
(Contains Egg, Mustard)
Not included in your delivery
Before starting, remove 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) butter from the fridge and set aside to come up to room temperature.Preheat the oven to 450˚F.Wash and dry all produce. Stir together rice, broth concentrate, 1 1/4 cups (2 1/2 cups) water and 1/4 tsp (1/2 tsp) salt in a medium pot. Cover and bring to a simmer over high heat. Once simmering, reduce heat to low. Cover and cook until rice is tender and liquid is absorbed, 12-14 min. Remove from heat. Set aside, still covered.
Meanwhile, zest, then juice half the lemon (whole lemon for 4 ppl).Add panko, lemon zest, half the garlic powder and 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) softened butter to a small bowl. Season with salt and pepper, then mash with a fork until combined.Pat tilapia dry with paper towels. Season with salt and pepper. Arrange on a parchment-lined baking sheet. Sprinkle Parmesan over tilapia, then top with panko mixture, pressing down gently to adhere.
Bake in the top of the oven until crust is golden-brown and tilapia is cooked through, 10-12 min.**Meanwhile, trim green beans. Heat a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat. When hot, add 1/2 tbsp (1 tbsp) oil, then green beans. Cover and cook, stirring occasionally, until golden-brown, 4-6 min. Season with salt, pepper and remaining garlic powder. Cook, stirring often, until fragrant, 30 sec.
Meanwhile, add mayo, 2 tsp (4 tsp) lemon juice and 1/2 tsp (1 tsp) sugar to another small bowl. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, then stir to combine.
Add 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) butter to the pot with rice, then fluff with a fork until butter melts. Divide rice and green beans between plates. Top rice with tilapia. Drizzle lemony mayo over top.