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Italian Fish Recipes: Grilled Sea Bass

Italian Grilled Sea Bass

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Fresh Branzino

Italian fish recipes: the seabass is a fish with a very delicate taste and for this reason it is the protagonist of many recipes.

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Fresh seabass by Cook In Venice

Generally, the sea bass is cooked whole in the oven or is filleted and cooked in a pan.

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Fresh sea bass at the Rialto Market by Cook in Venice

Among the different variations there are those who prefer to serve the poached sea bass accompanying the dish with mayonnaise. Today we decided one of the healthiest Italian fish recipes: Grilled Seabass.

Branzin in Graela – Grilled Seabass

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Grilled Sea Bass by Cook In Venice


1 fillet of Seabass (cured, cleaned with the skin on) per person,



olive oil,




  • Warm the griddle up to the point where it smokes.
  • Nicely clean each fillet, pat them dry and leave the skin on (taking care of scaling the skin).

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    Gutting the seabass with Cuterina by U-Cook Italia

  • Place each fillet on the side of the skin onto the hot dry griddle.
  • Cook for about 8 minutes on each side.
  • Remove from the griddle, place on a plate, season with salt and pepper and a drizzle of olive oil.
  • Spread some chopped parsley and serve.


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