Omer Recipes 2017: Day 38 | Zap It! Mess-free fish in a flash

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Cap off counting of the Omer by joining us for Shavuot Ice Cream Study led by Howard Shatz: “Out of the Desert: The origins and future of the Islamic State (and what it means for Israel)”, Tuesday, May 30, 8:30pm (at the home of Rabbi Bass).
Today is 38 days, which is 5 weeks and 3 days of the Omer

Instructions for counting the omer are found on our Omer Overview Page. You can find the specific blessing for today at

And here’s today’s recipe, contributed by Deborah B..

Zap It! Mess-free fish in a flash


  • 4 6oz skinless fillets of any fatty fish (we like salmon)
  • 1/2 c. water
  • lemon slices


  • Arrange lemon slices in an 8″ by 8″ glass baking dish
  • Add 1/2 c. water
  • Top with fillets of fish
  • Cover
  • Microwave on high for 8 minutes or until just opaque in center

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