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Yogurt Marinated Salmon Fillets

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  Plain non-fat yogurt 1 Cup (16 tbs), whisked
  Cayenne 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garlic clove 6 Medium, minced
  Fresh ginger 4 Inch, peeled and minced
  Finely chopped fresh cilantro 2 Tablespoon
  Coriander seeds 1 Tablespoon, ground
  Cumin seeds 1 Teaspoon, ground
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Ground turmeric 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Boneless skinless salmon fillets 24 Ounce (4 Pieces, 6 Ounce Each)

1. Combine all the ingredients except the salmon fillets in a zip-close plastic bag; mix well. Add the fillets. Squeeze out the air and seal the bag; turn to coat the fillets. Refrigerate, turning the bag occasionally, at least 2 hours or overnight.
2. Spray the broiler rack with nonstick spray; preheat the broiler. Remove the salmon fillets from the marinade and place on a plate, pouring off the excess marinade into a small saucepan.
3. Bring the marinade to a boil over medium-high heat; reduce the heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, 2 minutes. Set aside.
4. Place the fillets on the broiler rack and broil 5 inches from heat, brushing with the reserved marinade once or twice during cooking, until the salmon is crusty-brown and flakes easily with a fork, about 5-7 minutes per side.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish
Preparation Time: 
120 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
130 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1046 Calories from Fat 251

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 28 g43.3%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g20.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 353.8 mg117.9%

Sodium 2533.9 mg105.6%

Total Carbohydrates 32 g10.7%

Dietary Fiber 9.3 g37.1%

Sugars 10.4 g

Protein 165 g329.8%

Vitamin A 78.5% Vitamin C 35%

Calcium 57.4% Iron 70.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Yogurt Marinated Salmon Fillets Recipe