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Rice And Raisin Stuffed Salmon

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For stuffing
  Dried porcini mushrooms/Dried oyster mushrooms 8
  Chopped onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Margarine/Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Regular brown rice 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Wild rice 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), rinsed and drained
  Chicken broth 3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs)
  Snipped fresh thyme/1 teaspoon dried thyme leaves 2 Tablespoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Light raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Whole dressed salmon 4 Pound (With Tail, 1 Salmon, 3 1/2 To 4 Pound)
  Olive oil/Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon

For stuffing: In small bowl cover dried mushrooms with warm water.
Let stand 30 minutes.
Drain well and chop mushrooms.
Meanwhile, in large saucepan saute onion and garlic in margarine until onion is tender.
Add brown rice and wild rice.
Cook and stir 2 minutes more.
Stir chicken broth, thyme and pepper into rice mixture.
Heat to boiling; reduce heat.
Cover and simmer 40 to 45 minutes or until rice is tender.
Stir in raisins and dried mushrooms.
Fill fish cavity with 1 cup stuffing.
Tie or skewer fish closed.
Place stuffed fish on greased rack in large shallow baking pan.
(If necessary, trim tail to fit.) Brush outside of fish with olive oil.
Spoon remaining stuffing into ungreased 1 1/2-quart casserole; cover casserole.
Bake fish on rack #2 offset and stuffing in casserole on rack #3 in 350°F convection oven 45 to 50 minutes (or bake fish and stuffing in casserole in preheated 350°F radiant bake oven 50 to 60 minutes) or until fish just flakes easily with a fork.
Garnish fish with dill and lemon peel strips, if desired.

Recipe Summary

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3847 Calories from Fat 977

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 109 g168.4%

Saturated Fat 18.1 g90.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 943.4 mg314.5%

Sodium 3376.3 mg140.7%

Total Carbohydrates 304 g101.5%

Dietary Fiber 20.4 g81.5%

Sugars 57.4 g

Protein 397 g793.8%

Vitamin A 92.7% Vitamin C 97%

Calcium 51.8% Iron 146%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Rice And Raisin Stuffed Salmon Recipe