Quick and Easy Recipe: Appetizing Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions

Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions.

Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions You can have Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions using 6 easy ingredients and 5 easy steps. Learn how to cook this tasty food.

Ingredients of Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions

  1. It’s 1 (15 oz.) of can sardines in tomato sauce.
  2. It’s 1 of medium red onion, thinly sliced (about 1/8" thick) horizontally (against the grain).
  3. You need 1.5 cups of boiling water.
  4. It’s 1.5 teaspoons of kosher salt (1 in the beginning, and then 1/2 later).
  5. Prepare 3 Tablespoons of fresh lime or lemon juice.
  6. You need 2 Tablespoons of chopped fresh cilantro, parsley, or chives.

Canned Sardines in Tomato Sauce with Quick Pickled Red Onions step by step

  1. Pour the boiling water over the sliced onions, add 1 teaspoonful kosher salt, stir to mix, and let the onions sit for 20 to 25 minutes..
  2. Drain all the excess liquid and add the rest of the salt (1/2 teaspoon) and lime juice and gently massage as you toss. This will help bring out that beautiful jewel tone of the red onion..
  3. Chill onions for 15 to 20 minutes before serving if you can..
  4. Plate sardines, put some onions on top, and sprinkle with your chopped fresh herbs..
  5. Enjoy!.