Cedar Planked Salmon With Spice Rub

Recipe by Olha7397
READY IN: 40mins




  • Soak plank in a tub of cold water for at least 1 hour and up to 12 hours.
  • Score top side of salmon in about 2"/5cm diagonal strips but do not cut through the skin.
  • Rub olive oil into salmon.
  • In a small bowl combine sugar, paprika, salt, black pepper and cumin.
  • Rub into slits.
  • Allow salmon to marinate 10 to 20 minutes.
  • Place salmon on soaked plank.
  • Place the whole thing, plank and salmon, on the rack of a barbecue.
  • Close the lid or cover fish with an inverted metal baking dish and barbecue 20 to 25 minutes or until salmon is cooked through.
  • Remove cover for the last 5 minutes of cooking.
  • Do not turn fish during cooking. This can be brought to the table on the plank decorated with fresh herbs or the salmon can be transferred with a wide lifter to a serving platter or a clean plank.
  • Bonnie Stern.