15 Easy & Delicious Salmon Recipes

From Smoked Salmon Salad to crispy Salmon-Potato Cakes, these flavorful salmon dishes really shine.


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Salmon & Ravioli

    A lemon-garlic-butter sauce adds delicious flavor to cheese ravioli topped with salmon and baby spinach.

Makes: 4 servings
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Salmon Burgers

    Salmon is coated in a spiced mixture of panko bread crumbs to create a burger that sizzles. Mayo spiked with lime juice and red onion adds pizzazz.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   30 mins 
Chill   30 mins  to 8 hrs 
Cook   8 mins 
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Smoked Salmon & Apple Supper Salad

    An easy salad of smoked salmon, carrots, celery, and apple is drizzled with lemon dressing and garnished with capers and lemon slices.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Stand   10 mins 
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Mediterranean Salmon Wrap

    This Mediterranean-inspired sandwich starts with convenient canned salmon. "Wrapped up with silky-sweet roasted red peppers in a lemon-olive oil dressing, this sandwich fills you up without slowing you down," says Ellie Krieger, cookbook author and Food Network star.

Makes: 4 servings
Serving size: 4 wraps
Prep   20 mins 
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Peppered Salmon with Roasted Root Vegetables

    A simple sauce made from orange juice adds delicious flavor to this 30-minute dinner recipe.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   30 mins 
Roast   20 mins  425° 
Cook   7 mins 
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Herbed Cheese-Stuffed Salmon

    Featuring a crunchy bread crumb topping and creamy cheese filling, this salmon recipe is elegant enough for special occasions but easy enough to make on busy weeknights.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep   20 mins 
Bake   14 mins  425°F 
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Pepper Jelly & Soy Glazed Salmon

    A zesty Asian-style marinade and glaze add a burst of flavor to salmon filets. A mixture of cilantro, jalapeno peppers, and green onions add bright spring color.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep   25 mins 
Marinate  1 hr 
Grill   15 mins 
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Smoky Tomato-Salmon Chowder

    Fiery red roasted tomatoes and peppers bring smoky sweetness and a bit of heat to a Manhattan-style chowder base. Bake salmon fillets separately and add to the soup at serving time so that they're cooked just right.

Makes: 6 servings
Start to Finish   45 mins 
Roast   15 mins  425°F 
Stand   15 mins 
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Ancho Glazed Salmon

    Spice up simple salmon with a mix of cumin and ancho chili powder. Broiled potatoes coated with the same spice mixture complete the dish -- and it's all ready and on the table in 20 minutes.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   20 mins 
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Skillet Seared Salmon

    This one-dish salmon is topped with a buttery mixture of tomatoes and jalapeno peppers. Sprinkle on fresh cilantro before serving.

Makes: 4 servings
Cook   9 mins  to  11 mins 
Start to Finish   18 mins 
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Maple-Bourbon Glazed Salmon

    Maple syrup, orange juice, bourbon, and chopped pecans put a fall spin on good-for-you salmon.

Makes: 4 servings
Stand   30 mins 
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Citrus Salmon with Broccoli

    Top these tender salmon fillets with a traditional flavor combination of lemon and fresh dill. Serve with garlicky green beans for a wholesome meal.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   22 mins 
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Mediterranean Salmon & Noodle Bowl

    Balsamic vinaigrette and olive oil make a simple sauce for this toss-together dinner of spinach, salmon, sweet peppers, and fettuccine.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   20 mins 
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Salmon-Potato Cakes

    A blend of dill, chives, and honey-Dijon mustard adds a kick to quick-cooking fish fillets.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   20 mins 
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Citrus Salsa Salmon

    Fresh citrus salsa, featuring oranges and grapefruit, as well as jalapeno jelly for a touch of heat, makes this quick and easy salmon recipe sizzle.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish   20 mins 
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