Salmon With Cilantro and Roasted Serrano Aioli

Total Time
10 mins
10 mins

While looking for different recipes for salmon, I came across this and thought what a wonderful summery way to make salmon.Recipe source: The Turtle Bay Cookbook

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  1. To prepare the sauce, using a food processor or blender place mayonnaise, salt, lime juice, garlic, roasted chiles, vinegar and cilantro and process for 1-2 minutes. With the processor still turned on, pour oil through feed tube in a thin stream until all the oil has been incorporated. Transfer sauce to container and refrigerate until ready to use (makes 2 cups sauce-refrigerate leftover sauce).
  2. To prepare the salmon: seaon both sides with pepper.
  3. In a large skillet, heat peanut oil over medium heat.
  4. Add fish to skillet and cook, turning once about 7-10 minutes or until done and cooked through.
  5. To serve: Top salmon with a spoonful of sauce and cilantro sprigs (if desired). Pass remaining sauce.