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- 2 pcs. whole red snapper ( lapu – lapu )
- 1 cup boiled mussels
- 1 cup boiled clams
- 1 cup cooked shrimps
- 2 onions, chopped
- 3 tomatoes, chopped
- 4 fresh red chili ( siling labuyo )
- 1 head garlic, crushed
- 5 tbsps. fish stock
- 2 pcs. calamansi, juice only
- salt to taste
- pepper to taste
- Clean the red snapper, remove scales but leaves the head and tail.
- Slit the underside of the fish and remove the backbone, this will create a cavity; set aside.
- Discard the shells of the mussels and clams and devein the shrimp set aside.
- Heat oil in a pan and saute onion and garlic until crisp. Add the remaining vegetables. Add the mussels, clams and shrimps. Stir fry
- Add the fish stock and season with salt and pepper. Cook some more until the liquid has reduced. Stuff his mixture into the red snapper cavity.
- Wrap the red snapper in banana leaves and steam. ( alternatively, you can also use the oven and bake the red snapper in moderate heat if streaming is not desired).