Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet



Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet

Picture this: A warm summer evening, the sun setting over a tranquil lake, and the sizzle of a grill. What could make this scene even better? A plate of succulent Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet. This recipe is a delightful combination of zesty lemon, aromatic herbs, and tender salmon that’s perfect for any outdoor gathering or family dinner.

Ingredients

  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh thyme, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Start by preheating your grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, rosemary, thyme, salt, and pepper.
  3. Place the salmon fillets on a plate and brush them generously with the lemon herb marinade.
  4. Once the grill is hot, oil the grates to prevent sticking.
  5. Place the salmon fillets on the grill, skin-side down.
  6. Grill for about 4-5 minutes per side, or until the salmon easily flakes with a fork.
  7. While grilling, baste the fillets with the remaining marinade to infuse them with extra flavor.
  8. Once done, remove the salmon from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes.
  9. Serve your Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet hot, garnished with fresh herbs and lemon slices.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet is a quick and delicious way to enjoy the flavors of summer. The zesty marinade infuses the salmon with a bright, citrusy kick, while the herbs add a savory depth that perfectly complements the fish. Whether you’re hosting a barbecue or simply craving a healthy meal, this recipe is a winner.

Nutrition (per serving): Calories: 320kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 34g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 94mg | Sodium: 73mg | Potassium: 872mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 148IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 28mg | Iron: 2mg

Imagine your guests’ faces lighting up as they take that first bite, the harmony of flavors dancing on their taste buds. Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon Fillet is more than a recipe; it’s an experience, a memory waiting to be created. So, fire up the grill, gather your loved ones, and let the delicious storytelling begin.

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