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Smoked mackerel with basil pesto

Mackerel Fillets with Basil Pesto on a Baguette

A quick yet delicious light lunch to put together in a couple of minutes.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Course Appetizer, Breakfast, Lunch, Side Dish, Snack


  • 125 grams Mackerel Fillets in Tomato Sauce From Woolworths
  • 4 slices French baguette
  • 6 baby tomatoes thinly sliced
  • 2 teaspoons basil pesto
  • 1 small red onion finely sliced
  • salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste
  • 2 chillies finely chopped


  • Toast the baguette slices
  • Flake the mackerel
  • Place the sliced baby tomatoes on the toasted baguette
  • Next carefully place the flaked mackerel onto the sliced tomatoes
  • Top with dollops of basil pesto, sliced red onion, chillies and adjust salt and pepper to taste
Keyword basil pesto, fish, smoked mackerel