How do I cook halibut?
Bake: Bake halibut on baking sheets in the oven at 400 to 450°F until halibut is just opaque and flesh flakes when cut with a fork, about 10 to 15 minutes. Baking halibut with plenty of olive oil, butter, or even in a sauce, will prevent it from drying out.
Is halibut good fish to eat?
Halibut fish is a good source of trace elements or micronutrients such as selenium, phosphorus, and magnesium, along with vitamins B3 (niacin), B6 (pyridoxine), and B12 (cyanocobalamin). Your body needs these trace elements in small amounts. It contains high-quality protein.
How long should you cook halibut?
- Preheat oven to 400°F.
- In a large nonstick baking dish, add halibut skin side down and drizzle with oil.
- Top with garlic, parsley, lemon zest and 2 tbsp lemon juice, dividing evenly. Season with salt and pepper.
- Bake for 12 to 15 minutes, until halibut flakes easily when tested with a fork.