Recipes and Cooking Coffee-Rubbed Salmon Sandwiches Espresso powder and dried ancho chili powder give these salmon sandwiches a spicy-sweet kick. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Updated on January 18, 2022 Print Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Karla Conrad Prep Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 5 mins Total Time: 25 mins Servings: 4 Yield: 4 sandwiches Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 1 pound fresh or frozen skinless salmon fillet ¼ cup light sour cream 1 tablespoon snipped fresh parsley 2 teaspoon cider vinegar 1 teaspoon prepared horseradish 1 recipe Coffee Rub 2 teaspoon olive oil 4 whole wheat hamburger buns, toasted 2 cup baby salad greens 8 thin red onion rings Coffee Rub 1 teaspoon instant espresso coffee powder 1 teaspoon dried ancho chile powder ½ teaspoon packed brown sugar ¼ teaspoon dry mustard ¼ teaspoon ground cumin ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper Directions Thaw salmon, if frozen. Rinse fish and pat dry with paper towels. Cut salmon into four equal pieces; set aside. In a small bowl stir together the sour cream, parsley, vinegar, and horseradish. Set aside. Sprinkle salmon evenly with Coffee Rub; rub mixture into salmon with your fingers. In a large nonstick skillet heat oil over medium heat. Cook salmon in hot oil for 5 to 7 minutes or until fish begins to flake when tested with a fork. Top bottom halves of toasted buns with salad greens, salmon pieces, and onion rings. Spoon sauce over salmon and onion rings. Add top halves of buns. Coffee Rub In a small bowl stir together espresso powder, chile powder, brown sugar, mustard, cumin, and cayenne pepper. Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 363 Calories 12g Fat 33g Carbs 29g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 363 % Daily Value * Total Fat 12g 15% Saturated Fat 2g 10% Cholesterol 67mg 22% Sodium 347mg 15% Total Carbohydrate 33g 12% Total Sugars 8g Protein 29g Vitamin C 4.7mg 24% Calcium 181.7mg 14% Iron 2.9mg 16% Potassium 722mg 15% Folate, total 56.4mcg Vitamin B-12 3.7mcg Vitamin B-6 1mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.