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Sous Vide Halibut with Citrus Beurre Blanc

Serves: 4 INGREDIENTS 4 (6 ounce/180 gram) halibut fillets 2 tablespoons (1 fl oz/ 30 ml) citrus infused olive oil or 2 tablespoons cold butter (1 oz/ 28 g), cubed 8 thin slices of assorted citrues (grapefruit, lime, lemon, orange) Sea salt   INSTRUCTIONS Fill and preheat the SousVide Supreme to 132F/ 55.5C. Season both sides of the halibut fillets with sea salt. Put the fillets into a small (1 quart/0.9 liter) cooking pouch, place the citrus slices on each side of the fillet. Make sure to leave some room in between each fillet, 2-3 per cooking pouch. Drizzle in the citrus olive oil … Read More

Light A Fire With Your Water Oven

Truly romantic moments are few and far between these days. We’re not suggesting that romance is dead. In fact, we firmly believe that romance is alive and well. The problem is that a romantic gesture involves effort, and modern conveniences have done a remarkable job of simplifying our lives. Text messages are sent in lieu of love letters, the perfect gift can be found via Amazon wishlists, and it’s hard to pine for someone when their every thought is posted on Twitter. This Valentine’s Day, branch out beyond the table for two at an expensive restaurant. Anyone can make reservations … Read More

Halibut Beurre Rouge

…with Shaved Asparagus, Morels, and Heirloom Potatoes Courtesy of Chef Phillip Foss, EL Ideas, Chicago, Illinois Serves 4 Cooking time: 20 minutes INGREDIENTS 4 (6 oz/180 g each) halibut fillets 1 stick (4 oz/113 g) unsalted butter Salt, to taste 4 sprigs thyme For the plating Heirloom Potatoes (recipe follows) Shaved Asparagus with Balsamic Vinaigrette (recipe follows) Morels (recipe follows) Beurre Rouge (recipe follows)   INSTRUCTIONS For the halibut Fill and preheat the SousVide Supreme water oven to 132°F (55.5C). Season the halibut on both sides with salt. Put the fillets, two to a pouch, into small (1 quart/0.9 liter) … Read More

Saffron-scented Halibut

with Tomato Basil Compote and Zucchini Watch the Sous Vide Gourmet Cooking Video Series to see how to prepare this dish. Courtesy of Chef Jason Wilson (Crush, Seattle WA) Serves 4 INGREDIENTS For the halibut 4 (5 ounce/150 g) halibut fillets, fresh and boneless 2 to 3 tablespoons (30 to 45 ml) kosher or sea salt, divided use 1/3 cup (80 ml) fish (or vegetable) stock 3 tablespoons (15 ml) butter 15 threads Spanish saffron 1 tablespoon (15 ml) orange zest, chopped well 3 tablespoons (45 ml) extra virgin olive oil, divided use 1 tablespoon (15 ml) finely chopped garlic … Read More