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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.
Keeping: A few days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 5 min.
Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #1
Preheat 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.

Stage 2 - 1 min.
Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #2
Squeeze the juice of ½ lemon over the fish.

Salt and pepper lightly.

Stage 3 - 7 min.
Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #3
Slice 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.

Stage 4 - 20 min.
Baked salmon fillet : Photo of step #4
Bake for about 20 minutes.

Serve immediately.


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

% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Salmon filletSalmon fillet: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Gravlax, Grilled fillet of salmon with corn salad cream, Cretan-style salmon , ... All
Spring onion (scallion)Spring onion (scallion): You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Pan bagnat, Salmon "en papillote" with small vegetables, Quiche Bretonne, French-style peas, Cretan salad, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Couscous, Stuffed mushrooms au gratin, Normandy seafood stew, Mexican ceviche, Mediterranean toast, ... All

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