Armenian Fish Kchuch Recipe

Serves/Makes: 4 - 6

Ingredients:

  • 2 pounds whitefish or sea bass fillets
  • 5 onions
  • 3 ounces butter
  • 4 tomatoes
  • 4 sweet red peppers
  • 1/2 cup white grape wine
  • 10 black peppercorns
  • 1/2 teaspoons ground red pepper
  • 3 tablespoons tarragon
  • 2 teaspoons (or to taste) salt
  • Dough for the cover
How to cook Armenian Fish Kchuch:
  • Grease the pot with butter. Put the following layers on the bottom:sliced onion, diced tomatoes and pepper.
  • Season with all peppers. Put fish slices and cover with the layers of vegetables. Season with other spices and pour over wine.
  • Make stiff dough from flour and water and shape a cover for the pot.
  • Cover tightly and bake in a preheated oven for 30-40 minutes.
Armenian Fish Kchuch recipe

Notes:

The Fish Kchuch is a dish from national Armenian cuisine. This is fish fillet in wine, baked with vegetables in a crockery pot. Hot spices give unique piquancy to the dish.


This recipe for Armenian Fish Kchuch serves/makes: 4 - 6

The Armenian Fish Kchuch recipe and the pictures are adopted from The Our Favorite Fish & Seafood Recipes Cookbook.

Main Ingredient: Whitefish (more Whitefish recipes)
Preparation Method: Baked (more Baked recipes)
Cuisine: Armenian (more Armenian recipes)

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