25 Best Salmon Recipes

Salmon BLT

Salmon BLT

Rich salmon and crisp bacon are a natural pairing for a delicious sandwich that you'll want to make over and over again. Serve this with a side of tomato ...


By José Gutierrez

Salmon Dip

Salmon Dip

While we see salmon toast recipes dating back as far as 1885, smoked salmon, or "lox," did not grace our presence until the 1940s, just in time for the dip ...


By Anne Dolce

Cilantro Salmon

Cilantro Salmon
5

Salmon is a great go-to fish — it's easy to cook, easy to split into portions, and extremely versatile when it comes to cooking methods. When it comes to ...


By Molly Aronica

Salmon Cakes

Salmon Cakes

 We love this recipe because we think it’s an easy way to serve fish to a crowd during one of your summertime gatherings. Throw together the salmon cakes ...


By Whole Foods Market

Horseradish Salmon

A little prepared horseradish lends a bit of a pungent kick to this easy-to-make salmon dish. Served with a simple cucumber salad, it's a healthy, ...


By Melissa d'Arabian

Salmon Wellington

Salmon Wellington

We took the classic flavors and textures of beef Wellington and transformed them into an elegant preparation for salmon. Use any mushroom you like — white ...


By Whole Foods Market

Salmon Chowder

Salmon Chowder
5

This scrumptious salmon chowder is one of the most satisfying ways we know of to get your omega-3s. Make it a day ahead for company, reheating gently ...


By Whole Foods Market

California Salmon

California Salmon

"California cuisine is all about balancing flavors. This recipe brings out the sweetness in orange juice and honey and balances it with the kick of ancho ...


By Recipes Across America Cookbook

Salmon Chowder

Salmon Chowder

This scrumptious chowder is one of the most satisfying ways we know to get your omega-3s, and it's a great way to warm up a chilly evening. Make it a day ...


By Whole Foods Market

Maple-Bacon Salmon

Maple-Bacon Salmon
4

This is my go-to, I'm-too-tired-tired-to-cook-something-hearty favorite. There is something about the rich, buttery flavor of the fish that melds ...


By Allison Beck

Lightly Smoked Salmon

Lightly Smoked Salmon

OK, this salmon isn't really lightly smoked (there's not even wood chips involved in this recipe), but doesn't it just bother you when someone says grilled ...


By Anne Dolce

Citrus-Marinated Salmon

Citrus-Marinated Salmon

Three kinds of olives join two varieties of bell peppers to create a flavorful dressing for baby salad greens. Top with grilled citrus salmon for a ...


By Whole Foods Market

Ginger Lime Salmon

Ginger Lime Salmon
5

Salmon has become so prolific that it can often feel like a boring old staple. This recipe adds a lot of zing without too much work. It's great for a ...


By Ali Rosen

Sweet Broiled Salmon

Sweet Broiled Salmon
3.1

This is a fast, fresh, and easy recipe for parents to make at home for dinner, and then "makeover" the leftovers for a school lunch the next day by adding ...


By Catherine McCord

Salmon and Kale Delight

Salmon and Kale Delight
2

Lean protein is the perfect way to maintain energy for longer periods of time, and this salmon recipe is a flavorful way to keep up your intake.


By Lisa Consiglio Ryan

Smoked Salmon Quiche

Smoked Salmon Quiche
3.2

Quiche is among my favorites of French cuisine, and that's a pretty tough statement for me to make. My boys love quiche and from the old saying "real men ...


By Milisa Armstrong

Miso-Glazed Salmon

Miso-Glazed Salmon
2.5

Miso is such a prominent flavor, just a little will add a whole new dimension to a dish. This easy salmon recipe takes a little prep, a little waiting, and ...


By Jessica Chou

Ceviche De Salmón

Ceviche De Salmón

Suggested Wine Pairing: Ceja Carneros Chardonnay and Ceja Carneros Pinot NoirCeviche is a raw seafood dish that has been "cooked" in citrus (usually lime) ...


By madeline.monaco

Sweetheart Salmon Fillets

Sweetheart Salmon Fillets

Courtesy of the New York Wine & Grape Foundation and the National Grape Cooperative, this recipe sweetens up your main course in just a few simple steps. ...


By Welch's

Salmon Tartare Recipe

Salmon Tartare Recipe
4.65

I love fish. I can eat sushi three times a day and twice for breakfast. And it's not that salmon can't be prepared well. It's just usually boring, ...


By Arthur Bovino

Juice-Box Salmon Recipe

Juice-Box Salmon Recipe
5

Who would have thought that a juice box would provide poaching liquid with just the right balance of sweet and tangy?Click here to see the Tips for Cooking ...


By Time for Dinner

Matzoh-Crusted Wild Salmon

Matzoh-Crusted Wild Salmon

Kids and adults alike will love this quick and flavorful baked salmon with a light, crunchy crust. If matzoh isn't available, substitute any cracker crumbs.


By Whole Foods Market

Smoked Salmon Cheese Balls

Smoked Salmon Cheese Balls
5

This salmon spread is a very affordable crowd-pleaser served with crackers, flatbread, or pita chips.Click here to see 15 Great Salmon Recipes That Won't ...


By Whole Foods Market

Salmon-Mango Ceviche

Salmon-Mango Ceviche
3.5

Popular in Central and South American cuisine, ceviche is a method of "cooking" seafood by letting it marinate in citrus juices. Besides salmon, suitable ...


By Matt Kadey

Grilled Smoked Salmon Pizza

Grilled Smoked Salmon Pizza
4

If you're looking to spice up your thin-crust pizza, you'll love this variation on the classic pizza recipe that uses garlicky Boursin cheese and smoked ...


By Scott Thomas

Best Salmon Recipes

What is Salmon?

Salmon are saltwater fish that are mostly native to the waters of Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, and California. They swim through estuaries and upstream into freshwater to reproduce, making them relatively unique among commercially harvested fish. Salmon is great ...