Delicious Baked Salmon With Creole Mustard Sauce

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 15 mins

If you are a salmon lover, this is a recipe that you will love. Note this recipe yields 2 salmon fillets, but the recipe may be doubled if desired. Prep time includes marinating time for the fish... also cooking time is approx.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a saucepan, combine all the sauce ingredients (EXPECT THE SOUR CREAM); simmer until very thick, stirring frequently (about 5 minutes), keep warm.
  2. Arrange the fish fillets (skin-side down) in single layer on a a small cookie sheet or a shallow pan, lined with foil.
  3. Mix 1/4 cup melted butter with brown sugar, soy sauce, lemon juice, wine and seasonings in a bowl.
  4. Pour over the fish; cover with foil, and refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
  5. Remove from the fridge.
  6. Set oven to 400 degrees.
  7. Uncover the fish; bake until JUST cooked through, basting with pan drippings.
  8. Meanwhile, rewarm the sauce over low heat, stirring constantly.
  9. Add in 1 cup sour cream; whisk JUST until heated through (DO NOT BOIL!) Arrange the salmon on the plate; serve with sauce-- delicious!
Most Helpful

5 5

Delicious & very easy to prepare. I left the fillets in the oven for around twenty minutes and they were perfect: cooked through as we like them to be, and very moist. I'm not overly keen on mustard and it is quite prevalent in this dish, but I found the sauce to be exceptionally moreish. The sauce & marinade ingredients, as listed, could easily accomodate four to six serves. Thank you for a great recipe!