Sweet And Sour Glazed Tilapia

Sweet And Sour Glazed Tilapia
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You can make a quick and easy meal with this fish dish. With this recipe, you can enjoy deliciously sauteed tilapia glazed in a sweet and sour sauce made from ketchup, soy sauce and vinegar. Serve this fish along with rice.This recipe is by Linda Gassenheimer and was originally published in the Chicago Tribune. 
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Sweet and Sour Glazed Tilapia
Total time: 15 minutes
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 2 tablespoon reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoon white distilled vinegar
  • olive oil spray
  • 3/4 pound tilapia fillets
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 large tomato, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (1 cup)
  1. Mix 1/4 cup ketchup, 2 tablespoons soy sauce and 2 tablespoons vinegar together in a small bowl.
  2. Set aside.
  3. Heat a medium-size nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and spray with olive oil spray.
  4. Add 3/4 pounds tilapia and saute 3 minutes for a 1/2-inch fillet.
  5. Carefully turn the fish over and saute for 2 minutes.
  6. Add salt and pepper to taste to the cooked side of the fish.
  7. Remove to a plate.
  8. Add the sauce to the skillet and cook for 30 seconds until it just starts to bubble.
  9. Spoon the sauce over the fish and spread 1 cup of diced tomatoes on top.