Baked Salmon on Pesto Potato Pancakes

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is a good salmon recipe that my family enjoys. You can use homemade mashed potatoes if that is all you have.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Coat a large baking sheet with Pam. Set aside.
  3. In a bowl, combine potatoes, onion, 4 Tbsp pesto, egg, and pepper.
  4. Shape into 6 oval patties about 1/4" thick.
  5. Place on prepared sheet and bake until edges start to brown, about 15 minute.
  6. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, whisk the oil with the remaining 1 Tbsp pesto.
  7. Remove pan from oven.
  8. Place salmon on top of each patty.
  9. Drizzle with pesto oil.
  10. Bake until salmon is opaque, about 12 minutes.