These 19 quick and easy salmon recipes are so delicious (and healthy too) that you’ll keep asking for more. Great dinner ideas for busy weeknights!
Salmon is great. It might be the perfect fish loaded with healthy fats, and it’s delicious. It’s also very easy to cook and almost impossible to ruin, which makes it the perfect main ingredient for a busy weeknight dinner. What can you ask more?
Check out these 19 favorite salmon recipes for ideas on your dinner rotation. Add some delicious and healthy salmon goodness. You will be asking for seconds!
Recipes in this Post
Brown Sugar Glazed Salmon
Crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, this sweet and tangy salmon recipe is an easy weeknight meal that will have everyone coming back for seconds. Follow this article for the complete recipe.
Salmon Pasta in a Creamy Dill Sauce
This Salmon Pasta couldn’t be easier to make. Served with a Creamy Dill Sauce, quick date night dinners have never been so delicious. See the article for the recipe.
Salmon Pasta with Spinach
This Salmon Pasta with Spinach is a deliciously easy pasta recipe with chunks of tender salmon, spinach in a delicious creamy Parmesan sauce. See the article for the method.
Pan-Seared Salmon with Creamy Avocado Sauce
Delicious pan-seared salmon with creamy avocado, basil, and lemon based sauce. The perfect combination of complementary flavors. Follow the article for the cooking instructions.
Poached Salmon in Coconut-Lime Sauce
An incredible Poached Salmon with a Coconut Lime Sauce that’s quick and easy to make. Tastes like a Thai coconut curry but it’s way faster to make. See the link for the complete recipe.
Honey Garlic Salmon
20 Minute Honey Garlic Salmon. Pan fried and served with a sweet and sticky honey lemon glaze. Follow this link for the complete cooking method.
Lemon Garlic Butter Salmon with Zucchini Noodles
Light, low carb and ready in 15 minutes. Salmon fillets are pan-seared to flaky perfection and tossed in a delicious lemon garlic sauce. See this link for the method.
Fennel and Pink Peppercorn Salmon with Rocket and Fennel Salad
Light, lean and speedy, salmon skewers are the perfect dish for those balmy summer nights. Follow this link for the cooking instructions.
Baked Salmon with Lemon Parmesan Shrimp
What a terrific recipe for baked salmon with lemon parmesan shrimp. See this article for the complete cooking method.
Moroccan Salmon and Apricot Couscous Salad
What a delicious recipe for Moroccan salmon and apricot couscous salad. See the link for the recipe.
Orzo, Salmon, and Pesto with a Frascati
Orzo, salmon and pesto combine for a flavorful summer meal that is perfect with an Italian white wine. See this link for the complete cooking instructions.
Beetroot-marinated Salmon with Dill Pickled Rice Salad
Enjoy succulent, vibrant beetroot-marinated salmon alongside a hearty, flavoursome salad of rice, dill, dill pickles and more beetroot. Ready in less than 30 minutes – this recipe is midweek dinner perfection. Follow the article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.
Balsamic Glazed Salmon
Here’s a quick and easy balsamic glazed salmon recipe for salmon lovers. With a sweet and tangy balsamic sauce and ready in under 30 minutes. Follow the article for the complete cooking instructions.
Pan Seared Salmon in a Blood Orange Sauce
This Pan Seared Salmon in a Blood Orange Sauce is both beautiful and healthy. The sweet and tart oranges create a lovely red sauce that is flavored with garlic and fresh herbs. See the article for the complete recipe.
30 Minute Sweet Thai Chili Salmon Skewers
This is a terrific recipe for 30-minute sweet Thai chili salmon skewers. See this article for the instructions.
Smoked Paprika and Green Olive Salmon
This paper bag salmon dish is super speedy whilst bursting with flavour. Follow the link for the cooking instructions.
Instant Pot Lemon Pepper Salmon
Your new favorite way to cook salmon. You’ll love this easy Instant Pot Lemon Pepper Salmon that comes together so easily with the silkiest and incredible texture. See the link for the complete cooking method.
Honey Mustard Salmon in Foil
This Honey Mustard Salmon recipe only takes 25 minutes to make in the oven or on the grill and tastes absolutely delicious. See the link for the complete recipe.
Slow-Roasted Salmon with French Herb Salsa
This slow-roasted salmon recipe comes from the much-acclaimed cookbook Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat by Samin Nosrat. Follow this article for the complete recipe.