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Healthy Dinner Recipe: Pan-Grilled Halibut with Chimichurri
Becky Luigart-Stayner

Pan-Grilled Halibut with Chimichurri

Time: 30 minutes

Prep Pointer: You’ll get more juice from a room-temperature lemon.

Serve with Charred Vegetable Rice: Cook 1 cup long-grain white rice according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Heat 1½ tablespoons olive oil in a large cast-iron skillet over medium-high heat. Add ½ cup thawed frozen whole-kernel corn and ½ cup chopped zucchini to pan; sauté 3 minutes or until vegetables are charred. Stir in ½ cup halved grape tomatoes and 1⁄3 cup chopped green onions; sauté 1 minute or ­until tomatoes almost wilt. Combine vegetable mixture, rice, and ¾ teaspoon salt.

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