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Salmon with Ginger Citrus Salsa

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For salmon
  Lemon 1
  Water 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Thin ginger root slices 6
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Coarsely ground pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Salmon fillets 1 Pound, cut into 4 pieces
For salsa
  Navel oranges 2 , peeled, finely chopped
  Lime 1 , peeled, finely chopped
  Chopped red bell pepper 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped fresh chives 2 Tablespoon
  Honey 1 Tablespoon
  Grated ginger root 1 Teaspoon
  Olive oil 1 Teaspoon

1. Prepare the lemon peel and zest by grating enough peel from the lemon to make 2 teaspoons. Set aside for the salsa
2. Slice the lemon and set aside
3. In a separate bowl, prepare the salsa by mixing the orange, the lime, the bell pepper, chives, honey, grated gingerroot, oil and reserved lemon peel

4. In a large pan, tip in the sliced lemon, the water, the sliced ginger root, salt and pepper
5. Heat till boiling point and then cook for three minutes more
6. Reduce heat to medium low when the sauce is ready
7. Add the salmon to the sauce skin side down. Cover and cook for 7-10 minutes or till the salmon is opaque cooked and flaky with a fork
8. With a slotted spoon, remove the fish and then place it in a baking dish
9. Discard the liquid mixture in the pan.

10. Carefully remove the skin of the salmon fillet.
11. Place the salmon the serving plate
12. Spoon the salsa over the fish and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Holiday, Party, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
120 Minutes
Ready In: 
130 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1012 Calories from Fat 317

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 35 g54.4%

Saturated Fat 5.4 g26.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 249.5 mg83.2%

Sodium 1184.5 mg49.4%

Total Carbohydrates 84 g28.1%

Dietary Fiber 15.6 g62.5%

Sugars 50.8 g

Protein 97 g194.1%

Vitamin A 96.7% Vitamin C 670.1%

Calcium 31.5% Iron 34.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Salmon With Ginger Citrus Salsa Recipe