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Passion fruit Ceviche

Appetizer, Dinner, Fish & seafoodTove Balle-PedersenComment
Passion fruit Ceviche

Passion fruit Ceviche

Ceviche is one of my favorite appetizers. I love the texture, the tanginess and in this version, the sweetness from the passionfruit. It all comes together in a perfect combination.

This time I served the ceviche with wonton chips, but even potato chips or crisp pita bread will work.

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Serves 4 as an appetizer.


  • 400 g halibut, salmon or a mix of both, cut into small cubes
  • 2 passion fruits, the juice of
  • 2 limes, the juice of
  • 1 tablespoon fresh cilantro leaves
  • 1 Serrano chili finely sliced
  • ¼ red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 avocado chopped


Combine the lime, sieved passion fruit, and chili in a bowl. Add to the fish and make sure that it gets thoroughly coated. Cover the bowl  and let the fish marinate in the refrigerator  for 20-30 minutes.

When ready to serve, add the rest of the ingredients and mix it gently.

Serve the ceviche with crispy wontons or chips. 


The Danish version:

Forret til 4 personer.

Passionsfrugts ceviche


  • 400 g frisk hellefisk, laks eller en kombination
  • 2 passionfrugter, saften fra
  • 2 limes, saften fra
  • 1 spsk friske koriander blade
  • 1 Serrano chili, i tynde skiver
  • ¼ rødløg. i tynde skiver
  • 1 avocado i tern


Bland limesaften, passionsfrugtssaften med chili i en skål. Tilsæt fisken  og sørg for at den bliver blandet godt med saften. Det er saften der tilbereder fisken, så det er vigtigt at al fisken er vendt i saften. Dæk skålen til og sæt den i køleskabet i 20-30 minutter. 

Lige før serveringen, blandes resten af ingredienterne i. Det hele hældes i en serveringsskål og serveres med chips.