Grilled Asian Snapper

Serves 4


1/4 cup rice vinegar

1/4 cup sherry

1/4 cup soy sauce

2 Tbsp. lemon juice

2 Tbsp. sesame oil

1 Tbsp. minced fresh ginger

2 tsp. sugar

2 garlic cloves, minced

1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper

1/4 tsp. freshly ground pepper

1 whole red snapper (3 pounds)

1 small onion, sliced

6 sprigs fresh cilantro

Method of Preparation:

1. In a small bowl, combine the first 10 ingredients; set aside 1/4 cup for serving.

2. Make three or four deep, parallel slashes to the bone on each side of fish; place in a 2-gallon resealable plastic bag. Add remaining marinade. Seal bag and refrigerate for 1 hour.

3. Meanwhile, rub grill rack with oil or coat with cooking spray before starting grill. Drain and discard marinade from fish. Place onion and cilantro in the fish cavity.

4. Grill the fish, covered, over indirect medium-high heat for 15-17 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove onion and cilantro and serve