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Baked salmon fillet

Baked salmon fillet

This is a quick recipe for salmon fillet, surrounded by sliced potatoes and baked with lemon juice, olive oil and herbs.

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Last modified on: March 26th 2015

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
13 min.20 min.33 min.
Preservation: A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Step by step recipe

1 Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #1Preheat the oven to 360°F (180°C).

Prepare the salmon fillet: remove the skin and any remaining bones.

Pour 4 tablespoons olive oil into an oven-proof dish. Turn the salmon in the oil twice to coat it with oil.
5 min.
2 Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #2Squeeze the juice of ½ lemon over the fish.

Salt and pepper lightly.
1 min.
3 Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #3Slice 400 g cooked potato and arrange around the salmon.

Scatter the chopped 30 g spring onion (scallion) and herbs of your choice evenly over the top.

If necessary, trickle a little more olive oil over the potatoes.
7 min.
4 Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #4Bake for about 20 minutes.

Serve immediately.
20 min.


Do be careful not to overcook the salmon, otherwise it will dry out. To help, see this advice about the internal temperature of the fillet.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
142869 gr85 gr90 gr
71 %27 %8 %14 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
1678 gr10 gr11 gr
8 %3 %1 %2 %
Per person
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
35717 gr21 gr22 gr
18 %7 %2 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

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For 4 people : 6.87 €
Per person : 1.72 €

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