Salmon Roasted in Garlic Butter

Total Time
30mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

Another delicious-sounding recipe from the seafood cookbook, "Simply Shrimp, Salmon, and (fish) Steaks".

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. On a cutting board, with a fork, mass the garlic into a paste with the salt and pepper. Add the butter and mash into garlic paste.
  3. Arrange the salmon in a single layer in a baking dish. Top it with the garlic butter and drizzle with lemon juice.
  4. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes or until salmon is just cooked through. Sprinkle with the parsley and serve with lemon wedges.
Most Helpful

This was very good! I was looking for a garlic butter recipe for salmon and I came across this one. It turned out delicious!

sarah_ziegler408 November 04, 2009

This reminds me of dinners I used to make in residence at university! Except then, I would wrap the salmon in foil and wouldn't use fresh lemon juice (rather I would just put lemon slices on top of the salmon). I tried this version and it was just as tasty. I found that my fish required an extra 5-10 minutes in the oven. Yum!

HoserLauren March 07, 2008