Thanksgiving Blackened Tilapia


4 tilapia fillets or other white fish
1 lemon sliced
1 tablespoon canola oil
2 tablespoons butter

Blackened Seasoning
3/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 teaspoon each salt & pepper
1 1/2 teaspoons paprika
1 teaspoon oregano
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1 1/2 teaspoons brown sugar


Combine seasonings & brown sugar in a small bowl.
Rub seasoning over fish and pan fry or bake in the oven as directed below.

Stove Top

Heat oil and butter in a cast iron skillet over medium high heat.
Add the seasoned fish and a few of the lemon slices and cook 3 minutes per side or just until done (do not overcook).
Serve with remaining lemon.

Turn broiler onto high and place oven rack on the top.
Line a pan with foil and add tilapia fillets and a few lemon slices. Broil for 3 minutes.
Flip fish and additional 3-4 minutes until tender and flaky. Do not overcook. Serve with remaining lemon.

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