Episode 3

One Pan Herb Crusted Salmon with Roasted Vegetables

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Claire shows you how to make an easy and delicious salmon dinner!

For more delicious recipes by Claire of @acheesemongersdaughter, be sure to check out her blog here!

 

One Pan Herb Crusted Salmon with Roasted Vegetables

 

Ingredients:

1 1/2 pounds salmon

1 bunch parsley

1 bunch chives

1 bunch basil

2 lemons

1 handful of pine nuts

cherry tomatoes

garlic

broccoli (or broccolini)

olive oil

salt & pepper, to taste

 

Directions:

In a blender, blitz the herbs, zest & juice of 1 lemon, olive oil, nuts, and salt and pepper until a paste forms. (don't worry if it is smooth or coarse)

 

Preheat oven to 350F degrees. 

 

Place salmon and vegetables on a sheet pan.

 

Spread the pesto paste over the salmon, and lay some slices of lemon on top. 

 

Drizzle the vegetables with olive oil, and sprinkle with salt & pepper.

 

Place pan in the oven to bake "until done" Look for a deep pink color and firm flesh that springs back when lightly poked. 

 

Enjoy straight from the oven, or serve cold on a salad. You could also mix leftovers with a bit of mayo and celery to make a salmon salad that would be great for lunch!