Salmon Recipes

Whether you like your salmon grilled, broiled, baked or in a burger, try one of these great salmon recipes today.

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Salmon Quesadillas

"I like simple recipes that get me out of the kitchen fast, so my husband and I can spend more time with our two boys," comments Heidi Main of Anchorage, Alaska. "These super-quick wedges are always a hit...and a tasty change of pace from salmon patties."
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Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

I'm always up for a good salmon dinner, but this is the best recipe I've ever made. Strawberry jam might seem like a surprise in an Asian-inspired dish, but it makes a sweet-savory glaze that impresses everyone—even my boyfriend, who doesn't like fish. —Krystina Cahalan, Winter Park, Florida

Seared Salmon with Strawberry Basil Relish

Seared Salmon with Strawberry Basil Relish

Seared Salmon with Strawberry Basil Relish

Salmon and basil take a sweet new approach when topped off with a relish of strawberries, honey and pepper. —Stacy Mullens, Gresham, Oregon

Open-Faced Grilled Salmon Sandwiches

Open-Faced Grilled Salmon Sandwiches

Open-Faced Grilled Salmon Sandwiches

In my family, we love to fish. What better reward from a day of fishing than eating what you just caught? We make salmon several different ways, this one is the family favorite. —Stephanie Hanisak, Port Murray, New Jersey

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Salmon Salad-Stuffed Endive Leaves

Salmon Salad-Stuffed Endive Leaves

Salmon Salad-Stuffed Endive Leaves

Salmon creates an elegant appetizer in this vibrant recipe from Melissa Carafa of Broomall, Pennsylvania. It’s simple to prepare and can even be made ahead of time.

Lemony Grilled Salmon

Lemony Grilled Salmon

Lemony Grilled Salmon

For an easy grilled salmon, try grilling directly on lemon slices! It leaves the salmon moist, flaky and extremely aromatic. This delectable dish was created by our Test Kitchen.

Salmon Mousse Tartlets

Salmon Mousse Tartlets

Salmon Mousse Tartlets

The S&D test kitchen also tried these tartlets baked in the oven at 350º for 10 minutes. While they were delicious both ways, the no-bake version is easier to take to a potluck. —Diana Doran, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Honey-Orange Marinated Salmon

Honey-Orange Marinated Salmon

Honey-Orange Marinated Salmon

My husband is a commercial fisherman, so we have fish quite often. This easy recipe is one of my favorites. -Sonesa Lundmark of Sitka, Alaska

Herbed Salmon Steaks

Herbed Salmon Steaks

Herbed Salmon Steaks

"This is one of my husband's favorites," says Karyn Schlamp from Vanderhoof, British Columbia. "We prepare these delightful yet simple steaks with salmon that we catch ourselves."

Salmon with Tomato-Dill Sauce

Salmon with Tomato-Dill Sauce

Salmon with Tomato-Dill Sauce

Dinner doesn't get much easier than it does with this lovely main course. The sauce comes together in a snap and complements the salmon nicely.—Janet Ryan, Thornton, Colorado

Salmon with Orange Vinaigrette

Salmon with Orange Vinaigrette

Salmon with Orange Vinaigrette

"Here's my favorite way to add zip to classic salmon. The tangy vinaigrette complements the naturally sweet fish, and the golden orange color is so appealing on the plate." —Lorie Rice, Liverpool, New York

Smoked Salmon Canapes

Smoked Salmon Canapes

Smoked Salmon Canapes

"My boyfriend's mother gave me the idea for this classy appetizer that I serve for Sunday brunch and special occasions like New Year's Eve," says Tristin Crenshaw, Tucson, Arizona. "The textures are flavors of the dill, cream cheese and smoked salmon are scrumptious together." Spread on cocktail rye bread, it's sure to be the toast of your buffet!"

Confetti Salmon Steaks

Confetti Salmon Steaks

Confetti Salmon Steaks

In Decatur, Alabama, Mary Kay Dixson relies on her microwave to cook this tender fish in a jiffy. With its sprinkling of bright peppers, the mildly seasoned dish makes a pretty entree for two.

Tarragon Salmon Steaks

Tarragon Salmon Steaks

Tarragon Salmon Steaks

"I used this recipe often when I cooked for the 'Meals on Wheels' program in our hometown," writes Helen Sandsbraaten of Naicam, Saskatchewan. "The salmon is mildly seasoned with lemon and tarragon, and it's quick to make."

Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

Strawberry-Teriyaki Glazed Salmon

I'm always up for a good salmon dinner, but this is the best recipe I've ever made. Strawberry jam might seem like a surprise in an Asian-inspired dish, but it makes a sweet-savory glaze that impresses everyone—even my boyfriend, who doesn't like fish. —Krystina Cahalan, Winter Park, Florida

Salmon with Vegetable Salsa

Salmon with Vegetable Salsa

Salmon with Vegetable Salsa

This salsa recipe is great not only with salmon, but also grilled chicken breasts and barbecued shrimp kabobs. The only fresh ingredient not available in my son's garden was the avocado! Make a double batch of the salsa to serve with crisp tortilla chips. —Priscilla Gilbert, Indian Harbour Beach, Florida

Lemon Herbed Salmon

Lemon Herbed Salmon

Lemon Herbed Salmon

We sometimes send our delicious Washington salmon all the way to Michigan for my sister to use in this family-favorite dish! The tasty topping can be used on other types of fish, too. Fresh thyme from your garden really sparks the flavor. —Perlene Hoekema Lynden, Washington

Poached Salmon and Dill Sauce

Poached Salmon and Dill Sauce

Poached Salmon and Dill Sauce

"This salmon recipe is so easy, and people often tell me it's the best-tasting salmon they've ever had," says field editor Kathleen Jones of Newberg, Oregon. "The fish is moist and tender, and the dill sauce is a delightful complement."
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