15 Salmon Recipes That Won't Make You Yawn Slideshow

Warm Salmon, Cherry, and Arugula Salad

Cherry Marketing Institute

A tart cherry dressing serves a pleasant counterpoint to the richness of the salmon in this recipe.

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Soft Spring Rolls with Smoked Salmon and Fresh Basil

Ole Gundersen

Soft spring rolls are a popular Vietnamese appetizer typically stuffed with shrimp, thin slices of pork, lettuce, mint leaves, and bean sprouts. This version uses smoked salmon for an interesting spin on the classic.

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Salmon Chowder

Whole Foods Market

Clam chowder, oyster stew, crab soup — these are all familiar favorites for anyone who frequents a good seafood restaurant. This recipe, though, makes a convincing case for adding salmon chowder to the menu.

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Smoked Salmon Cheese Balls

Whole Foods Market

Make your own salmon dip at home with this easy recipe that's also an economical way to feed a crowd.

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Citrus-Cured Salmon on Blini

Dan Mills

This is a great recipe to try for anyone looking for something a little different.

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Salmon Burger with Avocado-Lime Guacamole

Zov Karamardian

This salmon burger gets an Asian-inspired twist — flavors of lemongrass, ginger, fish sauce, and Sriracha permeate the patties as they marinate before hitting the griddle.

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Chile-Honey-Glazed Salmon

Quentin Bacon

Bobby Flay brings his signature style to this salmon dish with a sweet and spicy glaze and a delicious tomatillo salsa.

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Citrus-Marinated Grilled Salmon with Tabbouleh

Whole Foods Market

Here's something on the lighter side — a grilled salmon recipe with a Middle Eastern-inspired salad.

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Caramelized Salmon with Cherry Salsa

Cherry Marketing Institute

Tart cherries and the bright tropical flavors of mango combine to make a delicious sweet-sour salsa for this salmon dish that will have you coming back for seconds.

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Salmon with Fresh Horseradish and Parsley Gremolata

Pamela Braun

Pungent, freshly grated horseradish punches up the usual parsley topping in this salmon recipe.

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Wild Coho Salmon with Sunshine Rice

Whole Foods Market

Looking for a salmon recipe that's healthy, flavorful, and satisfying? Look no further than this recipe.

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Glazed Salmon with Rustic Tart Cherry Salsa

Cherry Marketing Institute

Here's a quick, delicious baked salmon recipe perfect for busy weeknights.

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Salmon Wellington

Whole Foods Market

A timeless classic gets an update with a seafood twist.

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Hot Smoked Norwegian Salmon with Grilled Onions

Alison Miksch

Here's a fun task for folks who love DIY projects on the weekends.

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