Savory Blackened Fish Tacos with a MasterChef

4 Ratings
  • 1.5 hr

Itinerary Details

Savory Blackened Fish Tacos with a MasterChef

Cook-a-long with MasterChef Season 8 Gabriel and hear the story behind the dish that changed his life- live from his Oklahoma City kitchen! In this session, he'll show you how to prepare the Blackened Tilapia Fish Tacos that earned his apron leading him to his Top 7 spot.

What to expect:

• Re-create these savory blackened fish tacos with Avocado crema, Red Cabbage Slaw and Fruit Salsa
• Gabriel will show you personalized tips to making these tacos your own
• Hear the story behind the dish and his culinary journey since the show

What you need to know:

• This online experience is perfect for groups of friends, families, team-building events and end of year office parties
• The class will be conducted via zoom and you will receive a link to enter the call after booking
• All ingredients and kitchen tools as well as preparations to be made the day before, are mentioned in the menu section below
• Pricing per person

About your host, Gabriel: Gabriel was passionate about food from a young age, that passion ultimately led him to land a spot of Season 8 of MasterChef, finishing 7th in his season. Gabriel accepted Gordon Ramsays offer of Culinary school and since has become a private chef, winning Best Chef 2019 in So6ix Magazine, an Oklahoma publication and even became a brand ambassador for a few well known brands in the culinary industry. Chef Gabriel is excited to take you on a flavor journey through his class offerings!

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What you'll need

For Fish :
• 1-2 filet swai or tilapia
• Smoked paprika - to taste
• Black pepper - to taste
• Pinch of Cayenne pepper
• Kosher salt
• Garlic powder - to taste
• Onion powder - to taste
• 2 tbsp olive or grapeseed oil
• 3 tbsp butter
• 1 lime—cut into wedges
For Slaw :
• ½ small Red cabbage (julienne)
• 2-3 tbsp Honey
• Kosher salt
• Black pepper
• ½ cup rice wine vinegar
• 1 fresh squeezed lime
For Crema
• 1 ripe avocado
• ¼ cup sour cream
• 1 large lime (zested and juiced)
• ¼ cup fresh cilantro
• Kosher salt
• Black pepper
• 1 ½ tbsp honey
• ¼ cup olive oil
For Salsa:
• 1 fresh peach(diced)
• 1 fresh mango(diced)
• ½ diced jalapeño
• 1 tbsp honey- if needed
• Pinch of kosher salt
• Fresh black pepper- to taste
• 1 fresh squeezed lime

Tortillas: *use your favorite corn tortillas or a basic tortilla recipe

Kitchen Tools
• Medium to large saute pan
• Sheet pan or cookie sheet
• Spoon for basting
• Tongs
• Tortilla press (only if you make your tortillas ahead of time)
• Blender
• Spoon
• Rubber spatula
• 2-small to medium mixing bowls
• tongs
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