Mediterranean-Twist Salmon Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Mediterranean-Twist Salmon Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Mediterranean-Twist Salmon

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"A little twist on your basic salmon recipe. It's healthy, delicious, and a real crowd pleaser! Make extra because everyone will want seconds! This recipe goes great over couscous. If you are like me and love tomatoes, add 1 cup instead of 1/2 cup."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    30 mins

Directions

  1. Heat 1 teaspoon olive oil in a saucepan over medium heat. Cook salmon in the hot oil until cooked through and flakes easily with a fork, 5 to 7 minutes per side.
  2. Heat 2 tablespoons olive oil in a separate saucepan over medium heat; add garlic and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute. Add tomatoes; cook until heated through, about 5 minutes. Pour balsamic vinegar into tomato mixture; add basil. Cook and stir tomato mixture until flavors blend, about 3 minutes.
  3. Place salmon on a plate and top with tomato sauce.
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Jul 08, 2014

My husband rarely rates anything five stars, but this recipe got his full approval. The topping adds wonderful flavor without overshadowing the salmon, and it makes a beautiful presentation. Thanks for sharing.

 
Apr 05, 2014

It was amazing! I added one cup of tomatoes instead of 1/2 cup and came out great! Everyone asked for seconds!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 347 kcal
  • 17%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 3.8 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 76 mg
  • 25%
  • Fat
  • 25.6 g
  • 39%
  • Fiber
  • 0.8 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 24.8 g
  • 50%
  • Sodium
  • 63 mg
  • 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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