Easy Baked Salmon

Easy Baked Salmon


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About this recipe: This is a great salmon recipe for beginners! Even my daughter who wouldn't dream of eating fish loved it.


Serves: 2 

  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 6 tablespoons mild olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 (170g) fillets salmon

Prep:15min  ›  Cook:40min  ›  Extra time:1hr marinating  ›  Ready in:1hr55min 

  1. In a medium glass bowl, prepare marinade by mixing garlic, olive oil, basil, salt, pepper, lemon juice and parsley. Place salmon fillets in a medium glass baking dish, and cover with the marinade. Marinate in the refrigerator about 1 hour, turning occasionally.
  2. Preheat oven to 190 C / Gas 5.
  3. Place fillets in aluminium foil, cover with marinade, and seal. Place sealed salmon in the glass dish, and bake 35 to 45 minutes, until easily flaked with a fork.

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Made this dish for supper and I couldn't have asked for more. Pretty easy to make and very tasty. - 16 Apr 2015

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