Grilled Fish Recipe – Poisson Braisé

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In this video i show how to marinate and grill a whole fish.
This is a famous way to grill fish in Africa, you will definitely love this recipe.
Food Cooking Grilling Fish Recipe
You can used any type of fish for this recipe (tilapia, sea bass or red snapper)
For the marinade sauce you will need:

1 medium onion, finely grated

1 tbsp grated ginger

1 tbsp finely chopped parsley

1 tsp garlic, grated

1 tbsp lime juice

1 bouillon cube or Maggi jumbo

1 tsp black/ white pepper

1 tbsp oil

½ tsp chili powder or to taste

Salt, optional


  1. Can't wait to try. Thank you for the recipe! 

  2. Jahzara Boadu

    This is fabulous, what temperature do you put the oven on for the fish?

  3. Enjema Pretty

    Yummi.I tried this and it was so delicious. Thanks

  4. As salaamu alaykum !! Wow masha Allah you are a great cook I made the tilapia with yassa earlier and it was awesome my love enjoyed ! My first time making it btw! Thanks for all of your how to's !! Can u possibly make a video on how to make pap but not from rice flour ,I think there's another way to make this as well . Insha Allah . Shukran sis 

  5. What's the temperature of the oven..

  6. Great !!! Thanks a loooooot

  7. I just found your channel and what a blessing! I will use your recipes as shown and also use them by incorporating them with African American dishes. Some foods you cook I've tasted while visiting West African and I loved it. Now, thanks to you I can cook them also. Keep up the good work.

  8. hi madam, i like your cooking very well. i noticed u didn't add salt to the season when marinating the fish; do u add it after it has been grilled?

  9. Oh! you are welcome. I'm so glad you enjoyed you!
    Thanks for letting me know.

  10. I Just made ur recipe and it was sooo good, so me and My Family Wanted to thank u soooo soooo much !

  11. SoftwareAnalyst

    I cook mine at 350F

  12. Is there anything u CANNOT cook My Gorgeous African Queen. Funny to see some whites on your page(S). But it is no secret,they learned cooking skills from AFRICAN WOMEN during slavery and colonization. And they haven't lost a touch by the way i see u cooking on your videos and other AFRICAN FOOD CLIPS. LOLOLOLOL; I GOT YOUR REPLY, AND THAT IS A VERY BLESSED MAN TO HAVE MARRIED YOU. Getting every hungry and impatient because GOD won't send me to AFRICA to marry and eat; lmaooo. Peace and RESPECT.

  13. at what temperature should the fis be grilled? thank you

  14. Cool, glad you find the answer 🙂

  15. I just blended all the ingredients for the marinade in the blender; think it will taste the same?

  16. Yes you can !

  17. can i use maggi seasoning sauce instead of the cubes?

  18. No I'm Guinean .

  19. I'm Fulani …

  20. What ethnic group you are from?

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