Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon

Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon

If you’re looking for a delightful and refreshing salmon dish that’s perfect for any occasion, then you’ve come to the right place. Our Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon recipe is a true crowd-pleaser that combines the richness of salmon with the vibrant flavors of lemon and butter. It’s quick and easy to make, making it an ideal choice for both weeknight dinners and special gatherings.


  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 2 lemons, juiced and zested
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Place the salmon fillets on the prepared baking sheet and season them with salt and pepper.
  3. In a small saucepan, melt the butter over low heat. Add the minced garlic and cook for 1-2 minutes until fragrant.
  4. Stir in the lemon juice and zest, then pour this zesty lemon butter sauce over the salmon fillets.
  5. Sprinkle fresh parsley on top of each fillet.
  6. Wrap the salmon in the parchment paper, creating a sealed packet.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 15-20 minutes or until the salmon is cooked through and flakes easily with a fork.
  8. Remove from the oven, carefully open the packets, and serve your delicious Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon immediately.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 15-20 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Our Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon is a burst of flavor in every bite, with the succulent salmon perfectly complemented by the tangy and buttery lemon sauce. It’s a dish that’s sure to impress your family and guests.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 320, Fat: 20g, Carbohydrates: 4g, Protein: 30g

Picture yourself enjoying this delectable salmon dish, with the aroma of lemon and butter filling your kitchen. The salmon is tender, flaky, and infused with the zesty citrus flavors, making every bite a culinary delight. Whether you’re cooking for a special occasion or just want to treat yourself to a gourmet meal, our Zesty Lemon Butter Salmon is the perfect choice.
So, gather your ingredients and give this recipe a try. It’s a surefire way to add a touch of elegance to your dining experience, and you’ll find yourself coming back to it again and again. Enjoy!

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