GINGER CORIANDER CRUSTED SALMON WITH CANTALOUPE SALSA
This protein and salsa combination is rich in vitamin A, omega-3 fatty acids, and spices that are rich in anti-microbial compounds. Gluten-free, nut free, dairy free.
- ½ Cup Cantaloupe, fresh, diced
- 2 T. Cilantro, minced
- 2 T. Red onion, minced
- 2 T. Red bell pepper, minced
Ginger Coriander Marinade
- 2 T. Ginger, fresh, minced/prepared into paste
- 2 T. Coriander seeds, whole
- ¾ Cup Olive oil extra virgin
- ½ tsp. Kosher salt
- 4-5 Ounces each Scottish or Norwegian salmon filets (skin removed)
- 1 Pinch Kosher salt
- 1 T. Olive oil extra virgin
Prepare salsa by mixing together all salsa ingredients and setting aside (refrigerate).
Prepare marinade by adding all marinade ingredients into a small mixing bowl. Set aside.
Season salmon filets with a pinch of salt.
Generously spread 1 T. of the marinade onto one side of the salmon filet.
Preheat a large sauté pan to medium high heat.
Once the oil has been heated, place the salmon (marinade side down) into the pan. Sear for 2-3 minutes.
Turn onto other side and sear for another 2-3 minutes.
Finish cooking the salmon in a preheated 350-degree oven for another 4-8 minutes or until done. Enjoy salmon with 2-4 T. of cantaloupe salsa.
Serving Size: 5 oz. salmon + 2-4 T. salsa
Nutrition Information: This protein and salsa combination is rich in vitamin A, omega-3 fatty acids, and spices that are rich in anti-microbial compounds. Gluten-free, nut free, dairy free.