Trout au Bleu Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings6
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Fresh trout/Bass6 , cleaned
 Mild vinegar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Chicken broth1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 chicken bouillon cube dissolved in 1/2 cup hot water)
 Bay leaf1 Small
 Butter/Margarine1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Lemon1⁄2 , freshly squeezed
 Capers1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), drained

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 436 Calories from Fat 225

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 25 g38.7%

Saturated Fat 9 g45.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 158.4 mg

Sodium 269.3 mg11.2%

Total Carbohydrates 2 g0.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.27 g1.1%

Sugars 0.1 g

Protein 48 g95.6%

Vitamin A 9.1% Vitamin C 8.9%

Calcium 14.9% Iron 19.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Trim the fish and split down back.

2) In a skillet, combine the vinegar and chicken broth together.
3) Add the bay leaf and simmer for 10 minutes.
4) Add the fish into the broth and simmer for another 15 minutes, or until tender.
5) Caper Sauce : In a saucepan, combine all the ingredients together.
6) Place over a low heat until the sauce is just warm.

7) Serve the Trout au Bleu immediately on a platter with the Caper Sauce.