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Grilled Salmon Packets for Two Recipe

Grilled Salmon Packets for Two Recipe

Cleanup’s a snap with this convenient dish prepared and cooked in a foil wrapper. That’s a welcome time-saver during a hectic week.—Tim Weber, Bettendorf, Iowa
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:2 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 salmon steaks (6 ounces each)
  • 1/2 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning
  • 1/2 cup shredded carrots
  • 1/4 cup julienned sweet yellow pepper
  • 1/4 cup julienned green pepper
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • 1. Sprinkle salmon with lemon-pepper. Place each salmon steak on a double thickness of heavy-duty foil (about 12 in. square). Top with carrots and peppers. Sprinkle with remaining ingredients.
  • 2. Fold foil around fish and seal tightly. Grill, covered, over medium heat for 15-20 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Yield: 2 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 each equals 286 calories, 16 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 85 mg cholesterol, 516 mg sodium, 5 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 29 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 4 lean meat, 1-1/2 fat, 1 vegetable.

Wine Pairings

Full-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.