Salmon with Pecan-Honey Sauce
If you’re looking for an easy dish to serve to company, try this elegant entree. Flaky salmon fillets are draped with a sweet pecan glaze. Canadian reader Buffy Sias sent the recipe from her home in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 6 salmon fillets (6 ounces each)
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/4 cup vegetable oil
- 3/4 cup butter, divided
- 1 cup coarsely chopped pecans, toasted
- 1 cup honey
- Sprinkle salmon with salt and pepper. In a large skillet, cook salmon in oil and 6 tablespoons butter until fish just begins to flake easily with fork, 10-12 minutes.
- Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, cook pecans and honey in remaining butter over medium-low heat for 8-10 minutes or until bubbly. Serve with salmon.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 642 calories, 49g fat (17g saturated fat), 78mg cholesterol, 349mg sodium, 49g carbohydrate (45g sugars, 2g fiber), 8g protein.
Originally published as Salmon with Pecan Honey Glaze in Simple & Delicious March/April 2007
Jun 1, 2010
One of my favorite go-to salmon recipes!
Oct 30, 2009
Awesome always a repeat when we need something healthy, quick and easy to prepare and tastey!
Jun 26, 2009
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