Lime Ginger Swordfish with Tomato Avocado Salsa Recipe


Preparation Time1 Hr 10 MinCooking Time3 Hr 0 Min
Ready In4 Hr 10 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group,


 Tomatoes4 Large, diced
 Olive oil1 Teaspoon
 Jalapeno1 , seeded and finely chopped
 Scallions2 , trimmed and finely chopped
 Small red onion1 , peeled, diced
 Cilantro3 Tablespoon, finely chopped
 Mint1 Tablespoon, finely chopped
 Lime1 Tablespoon
 Red wine vinegar1 Tablespoon
 Lime zest1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Ripe avocado1 Large, peeled, pitted, and cut into 1/4-inch chunks
 Salt To Taste
 Pepper To Taste
 Limes3 , juiced
 Olive oil1 Tablespoon
 Ginger root2 Inch, peeled, finely chopped
 Black pepper To Taste
 Swordfish steaks4 (Approximately 3/4-Inch Thick)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 501 Calories from Fat 257

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 30 g45.8%

Saturated Fat 4.5 g22.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 71.4 mg

Sodium 284.7 mg11.9%

Total Carbohydrates 22 g7.4%

Dietary Fiber 10.7 g42.6%

Sugars 6.7 g

Protein 40 g79.1%

Vitamin A 57.1% Vitamin C 84.4%

Calcium 6.6% Iron 16.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Take a medium sized bowl and mix olive oil, tomatoes, jalapeno, scallions, cilantro, red onions, limejuice, mint, zest and vinegar thoroughly.
2) Place lid on bowl and keep it refrigerated for 2 hours.
3) Take a bowl and add the olive oil, gingerroot, cilantro, black pepper to it.
4) Whisk them properly.
5) Take a non metal bowl and place the fish steaks in it.
6) Add the marinade to it and turn the fish so that it gets coated with marinade evenly.
7) Cover the bowl and chill in a refrigerator for an hour, turning the fish over 2-3 times.
8) Place broiler on heat or light a grill.
9) Add the avocado to the salsa mixture stirring it in.
10) Season it well with pepper and salt.
11) Drain the fish and place them on grill or above broiler 4 inches away from the source of heat.
12) Cook thoroughly for about 8 minutes turning the steaks over two times.

13) Add salsa on top of each steak and serve.