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    One-Pan Balsamic Salmon

    One-Pan Balsamic Salmon. Photo by PaulaG

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    30 mins

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    LorenLou's Note:

    Modified from someplace on the internet....sorry I can't give proper credit. It's delicious!

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    • 1/2 medium onion, chopped fine (prefer Texas 1015 or other sweet or yellow onion)
    • 5 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
    • 4 tablespoons olive oil
    • 2 salmon fillets
    • 6 Ritz crackers, finely crushed
    • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese (or a little less)
    • garlic powder
    • cajun seasoning or creole seasoning


    1. 1
      Place oil, vinegar and onion in large skillet, sauteeing until onion is transparent.
    2. 2
      Push the onions to the sides of the skillet, and place the salmon filets in- skin side down.
    3. 3
      Spoon the onion sauce over the filets and cook over medium-low heat, covered, about 10 minutes.
    4. 4
      In a small bowl, mix the cracker crumbs and Parmesan cheese, adding garlic powder and cajun seasoning to taste.
    5. 5
      You can also add a couple of drops of olive oil to moisten, if desired.
    6. 6
      Top the salmon with the crumb mix, and spoon any sauce from the skillet over the tops of the crumbed filets.
    7. 7
      Cook about 5-10 more minutes, or until fish flakes easily.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on March 28, 2009


      I'll be honest - I was rather skeptical trying this but am I ever glad that I tried it! We eat a lot of salmon in our house and this is definitely a top-fiver. After reading previous reviews I cut down the olive oil by a tablespoon. I also used a red onion in place of the yellow onion and used Breton crackers in place of the Ritz. This had a unique taste and it something that we can have for ourselves or serve for guests. In any case, it will definitely be made again. Thanks for posting!

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    • on November 28, 2006


      I'm sorry. This just wasn't pleasing to my family's palate. My mom-in-law (a salmon lover) said the fish was cooked perfectly, but she didn't care for the topping. I didn't like the topping and felt the fish was dry. My husband took one taste and left the rest. If you're looking for a great tasting salmon recipe, I highly reccomend the salmon wellington w/ a sauteed spinach. It's to die for. A little more work, but well worth it!

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    • on March 01, 2006


      This was very tangy and filling. Instead of garlic powder or the creole seasoning I used fresh pressed garlic and cayenne and fresh ground black pepper. I used a regular onion that I sliced into very thin rings and served it over basmati rice and it was really good.

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    Nutritional Facts for One-Pan Balsamic Salmon

    Serving Size: 1 (435 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 2

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 791.3
    Calories from Fat 422
    Total Fat 46.8 g
    Saturated Fat 9.0 g
    Cholesterol 157.2 mg
    Sodium 527.7 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 16.1 g
    Dietary Fiber 0.7 g
    Sugars 8.0 g
    Protein 71.2 g

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