The Best Cajun Blackened Salmon Ever.

Total Time
15mins
Prep
5 mins
Cook
10 mins

We eat a lot of salmon (at least once a week) and this is by far my favorite way of preparing it. It's really quite simple, and the end result is so delicious. The sweetness of the apple juice/white wine combined with the spiciness of the Cajun seasoning is amazing. The blackened texture of the fish is also great. Not your typical boring salmon!

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 1 lb salmon fillet
  • cajun's choice blackening seasoning (or any Cajun blackened seasoning)
  • 12 cup apple juice or 12 cup a sweet white wine
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 lemon

Directions

  1. Melt butter over medium high heat. Stir in 1 to 2 tablespoons (depending on how spicy you like it) of Cajun's Choice Blackened Seasoning and garlic. Stir constantly for 1 minute to blend flavors. Slow the cooking of the butter and the garlic by adding wine. Stir constantly and cook for 1 minute. Add fish fillets and cook until fish flakes apart. Squeeze lemon over fish and serve.
Most Helpful

5 5

Guest worthy recipe! I added some Chili garlic paste as the Cajan spice I had was not very spicy. Turned out great and super simple.

5 5

Made this last week. We used salmon fillets which are super easy to make. Pretty much put the spice on and blackened in a cast iron skillet on the stove. It turned out great and I should have fresh fish at lease once a week.

Just tried this and substituted the blackening spices for Cajun spices, all else was the same. Turned out great!!!!!! Thankd