13 Salmon Recipes That Will Go Over Swimmingly Well


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We’ve laid out quite a salmon-themed spread…

  1. Apple Wrapped Salmon Recipe
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    • This is your next date night dish. It looks impressive, but each component has only 4 ingredients (excluding salt and pepper, of course). We’re also practicing compartmentalized cooking: we make our side dish while our main dish bakes. This way, we don’t look like a harried mess in the kitchen with one too many things …
  2. Smoked Salmon Dip Recipe
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    • Dips of all kinds are welcome snacks at any gathering. There’s hummus, veggie dips and an occasional mystery dip that appears to be made of some sort of cheese. Not that that’s a bad thing because dips that are made of cheese are awesome. You can dip anything in cheese and have it come out …
  3. Cedar Plank Salmon Recipe
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    • Do you love the flavor of smoked meats? I know I do! My favorite recipe for the smoker is this Hickory Smoked Pulled Pork, and this Smoked Beef Brisket recipe elicits some love around these parts too. But sometimes I just don’t have all day to smoke a pork shoulder or brisket. On those days, I often turn …
  4. Smoked Salmon Deviled Eggs Recipe
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    • Why are deviled eggs reserved for spring time and Easter? Every once in a while I see an elegant dinner party or summer time picnic menu that features deviled eggs and I always think it’s the coolest thing that deviled eggs are being served outside of a two month window in the spring. I’m just …
  5. Grilled Salmon with Pineapple Salsa Recipe
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    • Our area of the country has been a bit behind when it comes to gaining fresh market stores and more organic foods. Thankfully though, we recently had a new store open in our area that offers LOTS of fresh items including seafood too. It has become my favorite grocery store to shop at; to the …
  6. Smoked Salmon BLT Recipe
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    • Do you shop the same grocery list each week, or change it up every time you hit the store? Because my husband and I are always just eating whatever food my recipe development clients ask for, I have a wildly different list each week, depending on what recipes are currently being tested and photographed. In …
  7. Salmon Puttanesca Recipe
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    • Puttanesca sauce is something I have been making for years. I started out making it to toss with pasta but realized it’s the perfect sauce to serve on fish. I love having it with pasta on the side. Salmon is a hearty fish and this is a healthy comfort food that is perfect for a …
  8. Roasted Salmon with Wilted Greens Recipe
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    • Salmon is my favorite fish to cook. It has a distinct rich taste, but also takes on the flavor of any marinade it is dressed with. I love using a salad dressing to marinate the fish because it then doubles as a seasoning to the greens on the side. Today I used a zesty Italian dressing which also …
  9. Barefoot Contessa Salmon Salad Recipe
  10. Lemon Basil Salmon Recipe
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    • With two kids, it can sometimes be a long time between date nights in our house. Between getting a babysitter, making plans, and the stress of leaving our kids, we put off date nights more often than we really should. When we do have date nights, we usually opt for a date night at home, …
  11. Sriracha Glazed Salmon with Asian Avocado Salsa Recipe
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    • I haven’t been eating enough fish lately. It’s been a steady rotation of chicken and flank steak in my kitchen lately, and I’m getting a little bored. So what do I do with this boredom and craving for seafood? I make THIS. If I had to pick my favorite type of fish to eat, it would be salmon. There’s …

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