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RecipeCajun-Spiced Tilapia

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Nutrition Facts
Amount per Serving
  • Calories: 113
  • Protein: 23g
  • Total Fat: 2g
    • Saturated Fat: 0.5g
  • Cholesterol: 55mg
  • Total Carbohydrate: 0.5g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.5g
  • Total Sugar: 0g
  • Sodium: 60mg

Joy Fit Club member Tiffany McCoy (who has dropped an impressive 112 pounds) loves to make this spicy fish dish for a simple supper. It’s packed with filling protein, and the spices may just give your metabolism a boost in addition to surprising your taste buds. Try serving it with steamed broccoli and brown rice for a meal the whole family will love.

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This recipe makes 4 Servings
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 2 teaspoons paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon creole seasoning salt
  • 4 tilapia fillets (4 ounces each)

Add crushed red pepper flakes, cayenne pepper, paprika and creole seasoning salt to a re-sealable plastic bag with 1/2 cup water. Poke holes in the tilapia with a fork before placing in the bag with water and spices. Marinate for about 30 minutes.

Coat a non-stick grill pan with oil spray and heat to medium. Add tilapia to the hot grill and cook for 10 to 15 minutes, flipping halfway through and adding additional crushed red pepper flakes and creole seasoning if desired.