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Easy Citrus Salmon Recipe

Looking for an easy Easy Citrus Salmon recipe? Learn how to make Easy Citrus Salmon using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kpsmove

Makes 2 servings



Juicy salmon fillet grilled with onion, garlic, and orange.

Recipe Ingredients for Easy Citrus Salmon

8 oz salmon fillet, cut 1 inch thick (fresh or frozen)
1 tsp grated orange peel (or lemon peel)
1 tbsp orange juice (or lemon juice)
1/8 tsp black pepper
1 tbsp garlic cloves, minced
1 tbsp fresh chopped green onion
1 oranges, peeled and sliced crosswise

Recipe Directions for Easy Citrus Salmon

  1. 1 Thaw fish, if frozen. Rinse fish; pat dry with paper towels.

  2. 2 In a small bowl, stir together orange peel, orange juice, pepper, and garlic.

  3. 3 Preheat broiler. Place fish on the greased unheated rack of a broiler pan.

  4. 4 Brush with half of the orange juice mixture. Broil 4 inches from the heat for 5 minutes.

  5. 5 Using a wide spatula, carefully turn fish. Brush with the remaining orange juice mixture.

  6. 6 Broil for 3 to 7 minutes more or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork.

  7. 7 Cut the fish into 2 portions. Sprinkle with the green onion and serve with orange slices.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 221.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
289
Calories from Fat
127
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.1g
22%
Saturated Fat
2.8g
14%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
71mg
24%
Sodium
70mg
3%
Potassium
646mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
13.5g
5%
Dietary Fiber
2.5g
10%
Sugars
9.3g
Protein
26.3g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 100%
Calcium 7% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin B12
  • Very high in vitamin C
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