Grilled Salmon with a Side of Salad

Grilled Salmon with a Side of Salad

Posted by SMS on Sep 11th 2020

This recipe is filled with chunky vegetables and salmon loaded with natural oils. Create this high-powered meal on a day when you feel like putting your stove and oven to the test. A zesty lemon dressing wraps around the salad ingredients and can pack exciting flavor paired with the grilled salmon.

Ingredients:

2 fillets of Sockeye Salmon
2 cups mixed greens
10 cherry tomatoes, halved
1 radish, sliced
2 Tbsp. capers
1/4 cup purple onions, sliced
1/2 avocado
1 lemon, zested and juiced
1 cup olive oil
salt and pepper

SERVES 2

Directions:

1. Pre-heat your grill to high and the oven to 400*F. Coat the Salmon with olive oil and season with salt and pepper.

2. Place the Salmon on the grill for 3 minutes, Flip and grill for another 2 minutes. Place the Salmon in the oven for 4 minutes.

3. In the meantime mix all the salad ingredients in a large bowl excluding the avocado and set aside.

4. Mix the lemon juice, zest, salt, pepper and olive oil in a cup. Set aside.

5. Remove the Salmon, Mix the salad with as much dressing as you prefer. Set the Salmon to the side of the plate to avoid wilting the lettuce and top with sliced avocado.

Enjoy!