30+ Easy Salmon Recipes to Make for Dinner Tonight

Aluminum foil is your BFF.

Seared Salmon with Lentil Salad
Danielle Occhiogrosso

Cooking fish doesn't have to be difficult. Proof: These simple and delicious recipes for the ultimate heart-healthy meal. (Don't worry, we go way beyond the plain ol' grilled stuff.)

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Charles Master
Lemony Salmon Piccata

This take on the Italian classic is so much healthier, but doesn't sacrifice on flavor. Call it a win-win.

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Honey-Ginger Cedar Plank Salmon - Valentine's Day Dinner Ideas
Mike Garten
Honey-Ginger Cedar Plank Salmon

Cedar, soy sauce, honey and sriracha give salmon complex, but cohesive flavor.

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tarragon rubbed salmon with nectarine salsa
James Baigrie
Tarragon-Rubbed-Salmon

Fresh nectarine salsa, made with jalapeño chiles, fresh lime juice, and chopped cilantro, livens up any grilled dish, especially succulent salmon fillets.

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Romulo Yanes
Roasted Salmon with Crispy Potatoes and Broccoli
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Danielle Occhiogrosso
Seared Salmon with Lentil Salad

This lean, heart-healthy meal is packed with flavor, thanks to dijon mustard, lemons, and fresh dill.

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Mike Garten
Almond-Crusted Creole Salmon

A Greek yogurt, lemon peel and Creole seasoning spread adds some tang and spice to your favorite fish.

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Con Poulos
Salmon Noodle Bowl

You can make this Asian-inspired dish right at home.

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salmon burger recipe
Danielle Occhiogrosso
Salmon Burgers with Cabbage-Apple Slaw

These curry-spiced salmon burgers just might replace beef patties at your next BBQ.

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Danielle Occhiogrosso
Matzo-Crusted Salmon with Glazed Radicchio

A brown sugar and maple syrup glaze brings this salmon recipe some sweetness, while crushed matzo packs the crunch.

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Mike Garten
Caribbean Salmon

This dinner is your one-way ticket to a vacation anytime, thanks to coconut milk and fresh mango.

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Honey-Soy-Glazed Salmon with Peppers
Danielle Occhiogrosso
Honey-Soy-Glazed Salmon with Peppers

This sweet and sticky glaze is everything. Try it on chicken or roasted veggies.

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Mike Garten
BBQ Salmon and Brussels Bake

One-pan dinners mean less dishes, and that's totally cool with us.

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WATCH: How to Make the Perfect Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Before you get roasting, watch this video to learn our tricks and tips for the crispiest, flavor-packed sprouts.

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Roasted Salmon and Beets with Herb Vinaigrette

This dish is so beautiful it could also double as a centerpiece, just saying.

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Honey-Soy Glazed Salmon with Mushrooms and Peppers
Ryan Liebe
Honey-Soy Glazed Salmon with Mushrooms and Peppers

Make sure you serve this one with some rice for sopping up all the delicious honey-soy glaze.

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salmon blt salad
Kate Sears
Salmon BLT Salad

Think of it like a no-carb BLT. Summer, we see you.

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creamy salmon chowder
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Creamy Salmon Chowder

Save this guy for the end of sumer, when you still crave fresh fish and corn but the weather is starting to get crisp.

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Roasted Blackened Salmon with Snap Pea Salad

Balance the smoky flavor of this salmon with a light and crunchy side salad. Presto — your dinner is ready in 20 minutes!

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horseradish salmon
Kate Mathis
Horseradish Salmon

Nosh on this simple salmon supper and you'll be bikini ready in no time.

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WATCH: How To Make Mega-Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes go with everything and anything, salmon included. Watch this video to learn how to make the creamiest mashed potatoes ever.

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gingery salmon bake
Kate Sears
Gingery Salmon Bake

This Asian glaze would taste equally delicious on chicken or grilled veggies.

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ginger crusted salmon with melon salsa
Kate Mathis
Ginger-Crusted Salmon with Melon Salsa

Add fruit to your salsa. You won't regret it.

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potato halves with smoked salmon and dill
James Baigrie
Potato Halves with Smoked Salmon and Dill

This is everything we ever want to eat, in a single bite.

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crunchy salmon salad
Con Poulos
Crunchy Salmon with Lemony Squash Salad

Sourdough bread is the key to the crunch of this quick and easy salmon dinner.

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chilled salmon with green olive sauce
Kate Mathis
Chilled Salmon with Green Olive Sauce

Impress your dinner party guests in 15 minutes flat.

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salmon salad
Kate Mathis
Scandinavian Salmon

Dill adds a burst of freshness to this hearty dish.

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salmon noodle bake
Con Poulos
Salmon Noodle Bake

This veggie-packed version of tuna noodle casserole is loaded with fresh seafood and flavored with leeks, mushrooms, and herbs.

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hoisin-glazed salmon with quinoa
Yunhee Kim
Hoisin-Glazed Salmon with Quinoa

We're totally obsessed with Chinese five-spice powder, a blend of Sichuan peppercorns, cinnamon, fennel seed and star anise. No surprise it makes for a tasty glaze on salmon.

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spicy grilled salmon
Mike Garten
Spicy Grilled Salmon

Foil pack dinners are the best because your plate probably even won't get dirty. Plus, the whole meal gets cooked right on the grill.

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grilled salmon with peaches
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Grilled Salmon with Peaches

Fire up your grill because this is basically summer on a plate.

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