This recipe is credited to Samuel S. Sewall, my umpteenth great grandfather and the judge of the Salem witch trials.
Piece of Halibut
- Preheat oven to 300 degrees.
- Cook a piece of halibut with the skin on.
- Dust with flour
- Fry 1/4 pound of salt pork (fat) in a pan until grease is all out.
- Add finely chopped onions, then fish, and baste thuroughly.
- Bake slowly in the oven.
- Serve with bacon slices.