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Chili Rubbed Salmon with Sweet Potatoes and Vegetable Sauté

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Watch Chef Mike Leitner, executive chef of Lamb Weston, as he demonstrates how to spice up your salmon with some chili. Pair this bold flavored salmon with some sauteed sweet potatoes and vegetables
  Oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Smoked paprika 1 Tablespoon
  Chipotle 2 Teaspoon
  Red chilly pepper 1 Tablespoon, crushed
  Garlic 2 Tablespoon, minced
  Soy sauce 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Lime juice 1 Tablespoon
  Lime zest 1 Teaspoon
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste
  Sweet potato 1 , coarsely chopped, with juices
  Cauliflower 1 , coarsely chopped, with juices
  Red bell pepper 1 , coarsely chopped, with juices coarsely chopped, with juices
  Zucchini 1 , coarsely chopped, with juices
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Salt and pepper 2 Teaspoon (For seasoning the veggies)

1. In a mixing bowl, put all the ingredients, oil, smoked paprika, chipotle, red chilly powder, garlic, soy sauce, lime juice, lime zest, salt and pepper and give it a good whisk.
2. Pour half of this mixture into a baking dish, place the salmon over it and pour the remaining mixture over the salmon.
3. Let it sit for the flavors to marry for 15 minutes before putting it on the grill for it to cook.
4. Meanwhile in a saute pan, add some butter let it melt and pop in the all the vegetables.
5. Let them sizzle and slowly caramelize. Season with salt and cracked black pepper.

6. Serve this as dinner with a side of veggies along side the yummy grilled salmon.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Salmon, Seafood
Valentines Day
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Need a nice flavorful salmon dish with a spicy kick? Then take a look at this chili rubbed salmon recipe. Watch the video to see step by step instructions on how the chef combines salmon with sweet potato and vegetable saute to make an exotic dish. Very well presented video and the dish have a unique smoky crust with looks absolutely awesome.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1619 Calories from Fat 1134

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 130 g199.6%

Saturated Fat 22.9 g114.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 32.3 mg10.8%

Sodium 7499.9 mg312.5%

Total Carbohydrates 99 g33.1%

Dietary Fiber 28.4 g113.5%

Sugars 34 g

Protein 26 g52%

Vitamin A 600.8% Vitamin C 936.2%

Calcium 31.5% Iron 39.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chili Rubbed Salmon With Sweet Potatoes And Vegetable Sauté Recipe Video