Treat your family to one of these easy, elegant salmon dishes. We guarantee they’ll perform just swimmingly.
1. Grilled Salmon Club Sandwich
The classic club sandwich takes a trip under the sea with this succulent salmon variation. The expected bacon strips are replaced with turkey bacon, while mayo gets a facelift from a hefty dose of chipotle in adobo sauce. Watch how they're made above!
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2. Chipotle BBQ Salmon
Toss BBQ-glazed salmon fillets on the grill for a quick dinner when you’re short on time. While the fish is cooking, throw together the corn and black bean salsa, and serve over top with a squeeze of fresh lime juice.
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3. Salmon Cakes
Say goodbye to crab cakes and hello to these flavorful salmon patties, made from a can of store-bought salmon. Serve atop a bed of sautéed spinach with a dollop of spicy mayonnaise for a sophisticated meal. Got a less formal crowd? Sandwich your cake between two slices of bread for a healthy spin on a burger.
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4. Smoked Salmon Pizza
These smoked salmon flatbreads make for an elegant bite when served with mixed greens. Top the pizzas with a generous dose of luscious crème fraiche followed by a liberal sprinkling of capers and onions for a decadent finish.
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5. Slow-Roasted Salmon with Almond-Basil Pesto
This restaurant-quality salmon emerges from the oven moist and flaky. Brush the fish with a honey glaze and top with homemade almond pesto and a zesty avocado salad. Bonus: Spread any leftover pesto on tomorrow’s sandwich and top with juicy heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, and basil leaves.
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