–catfish (bone-in, 1, medium)
–lemon juice (bottled)
–coconut milk (canned)
–onion (one-half, sliced)
–wild rice (boxed)
–chicken broth (non-fat, low sodium)
–green peas (one-half package, frozen)
–mushrooms (6 to 8, baby bellas, sliced)
–cannellini beans (canned)
–Bac’n pieces (soy bacon)
1 – Slice one-half onion and place in a long, covered baking dish. Season with salt and pepper. Microwave on high for 3 minutes. Place catfish on top of the onion. Drench in lemon juice. Season with ginger, lemon pepper, sugar, salt, and pepper. Turn the catfish over. Repeat the same seasonings. Stir a little clam juice into the coconut milk. Pour over the fish. Set aside.
2 – Pour contents of the wild rice package into a covered baking dish. Add seasoning packet that comes with the rice. Then add one and three-fourth’s cups of chicken broth. Microwave on high for 10 minutes. Let sit for 5 minutes, to allow time to absorb the broth.
3 – Place green peas and mushrooms (latter on top) in a covered baking dish. Season with salt, pepper, and olive oil. Microwave on high for 5 minutes.
4 – Rinse cannellini beans in a colander. Then place in a covered baking dish with a little water. Season with salt, pepper, Bac’n pieces, and olive oil. Microwave for 3 minutes.
5 – Microwave the fish for 3 minutes on one side. Then carefully turn over and microwave for 3 minutes more.
6 – With a sharp knife, divide the catfish into two pieces. Serve each half on top of the wild rice, with the green peas and beans as sides.
–catfish adapted from food.com web site; other recipes original.