How to Grill red snapper with a creamy dijon sauce
Red snapper is a meaty and moderately oily fish that pairs beautifully with a dijon mustard sauce. Watch this this how to video to learn how to make this red snapper recipe.
4 Red Snapper Steaks
3 tbsp olive oil
1 small shallot, minced
1/2 cup cider vinegar
1 1/2 tsp black pepper
1 bay leaf
1 1/2 cup dry white wine
1/2 cup heavy cream
2 stick butter
3 tbsp dijon mustard
1. Make the creamy dijon sauce first. To a small saucepan over medium heat, combine shallots, cider vinegar, black pepper, the bay leaf, and dry white wine.
2. Simmer until mixture is reduced by half.
3. Then add heavy cream and simmer until reduce by half.
4. Strain through a mesh sieve and return to heat.
5. Whisk in butter and dijon mustard.
6. Preheat grill to medium high.
7. Brush fish with olive oil and season with salt and pepper and place on the grill.
8. Cook for about 2 minutes and then flip, cooking for 2-4 minutes longer.
9. Serve the red snapper with a generous helping of the creamy dijon sauce.