You can find baked, smoked, and grilled salmon inside. There is actually more than that too! They have the best seasoning, the most sensational flavor, and will turn any meat lover into a fish lover. Enjoy these 50 savory salmon recipes…
1. Sheet Pan Salmon & Rainbow Veggies
Let’s eat the rainbow, shall we? I love foods as colorful and healthy as this Sheet Pan Honey Mustard Salmon with Rainbow Veggies! It makes it just that much more exciting to eat, and don’t foods that look good just taste better? Not only does this meal look pretty with all those colors but it tastes perfectly delicious too!
2. Sesame Ginger Salmon
A super easy and flavorful salmon dish chockfull of heart-healthy protein, vitamin A, and omega-3 fatty acids!
3. Creamy Dill Sauce with Salmon
Dinner on the table in 15 minutes! Creamy Dill Sauce for salmon or trout is made with sour cream so it’s light and refreshing and loaded with lovely fresh dill and lemon flavors.
Clocking in at just 397 calories per serving, and that’s with extra sauce for dipping your veggies in!
4. Mexican Salmon Salad with Avocado Ranch
I’m suddenly hooked on salmon salads. They are healthy, filling and perfectly flavorful. Last time I shared a Greek version and this time around I added Mexican flavors. I can’t say which I like better so be sure to try them both! Like I mentioned before you can substitute chicken for the salmon for a cheaper alternative (cooking times will be longer), but I’d definitely recommend trying it with the salmon at least once.
5. 4-Ingredient Maple Dijon Glazed Salmon
Make weeknight meals easy with 4-Ingredient Maple Glazed Salmon! This healthy dinner only requires about 10 minutes of your time, making it the perfect way to celebrate National Seafood Month and take the Healthy Heart Pledge!
6. Healthy Salmon Gratin
This salmon gratin with broccoli and mushrooms is a healthy, nutritious, weeknight meal that your family will love!
7. Brown Sugar Smoked Salmon
You won’t believe how easy this Brown Sugar Smoked Salmon is! It’s ready in less than two hours with just five simple ingredients and your smoker!
8. Sweet Potato & Salmon Fish Pie
A tasty, family friendly sweet potato fish pie. Made with delicious salmon, prawns and parsley sauce.
9. Smoked Salmon Salad in Avocado Boats
I love this easy, quick, low-carb dinner! This smoked salmon salad was inspired by the simple one found at Whole Foods — I just recreated it in my kitchen. It’s fresh, delicious, and full of healthy fat. If you can, make the smoked salmon salad early and chill it for a few hours to let the flavors meld.
10. Salmon Burgers
This tasty and easy Salmon Burger recipe is not to be missed! Make these on a grill or stovetop, ditch the bun, and serve with mouthwatering Avocado Salsa. Salmon Burgers just got healthier!
11. Crispy Salmon
Oh, irresistible bite-size crispy salmon coated with panko breadcrumbs and baked until golden! No mess & freezer-friendly. Enjoy with tartar sauce or ketchup with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice. And perfect for lunch boxes too!
12. Creamy Salmon Penne
This simple and elegant Creamy Salmon Penne makes a quick and filling dinner that your family will love!
13. Cast Iron Brown Butter Honey Garlic Salmon
Cast Iron Brown Butter Honey Garlic Salmon is really simple, but oh so flavorful and wonderful.
14. Mini Salmon Cakes with Sriracha Lemon Aioli
Mini Salmon Cakes with Sriracha Lemon Aioli is a protein-packed appetizer perfect for entertaining!
15. Pan Seared Salmon with Lemon White Wine Butter Sauce
This pan-seared salmon with lemon white wine butter sauce is a fast and easy salmon recipe for busy weeknights. Only six ingredients and 20 minutes.
16. Salmon Sushi Bowls
These Salmon Sushi Bowls have all the delicious flavors of your favorite salmon roll in a delicious bowl! Topped with a spicy sriracha mayo and ginger soy dressing, it’s a flavor explosion!
17. Salmon Wellington
Skip out on making a basic salmon dish for New Year’s Eve, and make this salmon wellington instead. The seasoned salmon is placed on a bed of cheesy sautéed spinach, wrapped in puff pastry, and baked to perfection. The baked puff pastry has a slight crunchiness yet soft doughy texture that takes a basic baked salmon to a whole new level. This dish is a winner at any holiday feast.
18. One Pan Teriyaki Salmon & Veggies
Easy and healthy one pan baked teriyaki salmon and vegetables is a quick 30-minute meal with hearty vegetables and a tasty homemade teriyaki sauce.
19. Salmon Alfredo Fettuccine
Pasta tossed with a creamy parmesan sauce and flakes of salmon. Alfredo pasta made the real proper restaurant way, you only need 1/2 cup of cream to serve 3. It’s simple, it’s magic, it’s the way real Italian pasta is made. No need to drown this salmon pasta in cream!
20. Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict
One of my all-time favorite breakfast recipes: smoked salmon and avocado eggs benedict! My husband requests this dish almost every weekend. The made-from-scratch Hollandaise sauce is ridiculously delicious and worth the time making! Add a crispy, butter-toasted English muffin, smoked salmon, creamy avocado, fresh dill, capers and a poached egg – you’re all set for an amazing morning!
21. Crispy Asian Salmon
Pack your stir-fry with vegetables and top with marinated fish. This recipe cooks enough salmon for lunch the next day
22. Grilled Salmon Tacos with Avocado Salsa
This is the third taco recipe I’ve shared in a week and I still have one more to share next week! So basically this is Taco Week on Cooking Classy. Tacos are one of my favorite foods and they are incredibly versatile. My mom always just did the classic American ground beef tacos growing up but they were always one of my favorite dinners she made.
23. Creamy Spinach Stuffed Salmon
Filled with an incredible cream cheese, spinach, parmesan, and garlic mixture, this Stuffed Salmon beats anything found in a restaurant. Each fillet is PACKED with so much flavor! Our new low carb salmon recipe includes pan-fried AND oven baked methods!
24. Smoked Salmon Cucumber Rolls
These smoked salmon cucumber rolls look very elegant yet super simple to make. All you need is 4 ingredients to make these lovely appetizers. Their subtle flavor makes it easy to serve with almost any meal.
25. Toasted Sesame Ginger Salmon
Broiling the fish is my favorite way to prepare it since it develops a somewhat crunchy crust, but you can make this however you choose and have dinner on the table within an hour or less. We ate it with rice one night, had leftovers with pasta the next, and then finally my husband stuffed it between toasted buns for the most perfect sandwich ever. Don’t even say it.
26. Baked Thai Pineapple Salmon
Baked Thai pineapple salmon in foil is an easy and healthy 30-minute salmon dish with a sweet and spicy sauce and juicy pineapple all made on one pan with minimal cleanup and maximum flavor.
27. Avocado Salmon Rice Bowl
Beautiful honey, lime, and cilantro flavors come together is this tasty salmon rice bowl. Slightly sweet cilantro lime rice topped with juicy salmon roasted in honey, lime, cilantro glaze and fresh cilantro avocado.
28. Cucumber-Dill Salmon
Cucumber Dill Salmon ~ pan-seared salmon topped with a creamy cucumber-dill sauce. Simple, sophisticated taste in just 20 minutes.
29. Honey Garlic Butter Salmon In Foil
A delicious 4-ingredient honey garlic butter sauce is baked with a whole side of salmon, wrapped in foil, baked and broiled (or grilled) for that extra golden, crispy, caramelized and flakey finish! The BEST Salmon In Foil IS RIGHT HERE! So simple with minimal mess to clean up!
30. Crispy Honey Orange Salmon
Crispy Honey Orange Glazed Salmon Fillets are pan-friend in the most beautiful honey-orange-garlic sauce, with a splash of soy for added flavor!
31. Garlic Butter Salmon In Foil
Baked salmon in foil that’s been brushed with my lemon garlic butter sauce. This recipe is so easy to make and pulls together in less than 30 minutes! The salmon is so flaky and tender when baked inside foil. You’re going to love this recipe!
32. Lemon-Rosemary Salmon
Flaky salmon cooked to perfection in rich and lip-smacking-good Lemon Rosemary sauce. Ready in 20 minutes!
33. Firecracker Salmon
I have been stumped as to what to make recently and salmon was on sale at the grocery store. I saw this recipe for Firecracker salmon on Pinterest and went for it. I used Frank’s Buffalo Wing Sauce for the hot sauce. Just make sure to not overboil it like I did. The fumes from the hot sauce can get you but the glaze for this salmon is super good.
34. Stuffed Salmon
Full of protein and omega-3 fatty acids, salmon is an excellent choice for a healthy meal. There are so many ways to cook salmon to perfection, be it in the oven, on the stove or on the grill. Stuffing salmon and baking it in the oven is a tasty way to keep the fish moist and infuse it with flavor. Sun-dried tomatoes, baby spinach, basil and feta cheese make an excellent opinion for stuffing fish, and you can get creative with additional ideas listed below.
35. Sweet Chili Garlic Glazed Salmon
A five-star salmon recipe with a delicious sweet chili garlic glaze on top. The glaze caramelizes the salmon as it boils and will become an instant favorite that you will make again and again!
36. Skillet Seared Salmon with Creamy Cilantro Lime Sauce
You can never have too many salmon recipes right? Well, this Skillet Seared Salmon with Creamy Cilantro Lime Sauce is most definitely going to a be a new go-to recipe for my family! Salmon is one of my favorite foods and I love that the flavor combinations in preparing it are endless.
37. Cajun Salmon
Cajun Salmon is one of those go-to dishes when you don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen!
38. Creamy Bowtie Pasta with Salmon & Asparagus
This creamy pasta dish came about because of my craving for the classic spring flavor combo of asparagus and dill, and because I had a bunch of leftover salmon from my Poached Salmon in Mustard Dill Sauce hanging around the fridge.
39. Thai Salmon Sweet Chili Glaze
Salmon fillets are quickly marinated in Thai sweet chili sauce, soy sauce and ginger — and then broiled until caramelized on top. Main courses simply do not get any easier, more delicious, or elegant than this.
40. Easy Teriyaki Glazed Salmon
Easy Teriyaki Salmon pan-fried to perfection and served with a homemade teriyaki sauce! Serve with rice and veggies to make it a meal!
41. Honey Mustard Salmon
This Honey-Mustard Salmon recipe only takes about 25 minutes to make in the oven or on the grill, and tastes absolutely delicious!!
42. Crispy Garlic Parmesan Salmon
Crispy Garlic Parmesan Salmon is ready on your table in less than 15 minutes, with a 5-ingredient crispy crumb top! Restaurant quality baked salmon right in the comfort of your own home!
43. Honey Sriracha Lime Salmon
Sweet and spicy, baked honey sriracha lime salmon in foil is tender and flaky and has the most incredibly sweet and spicy flavors. A healthy and easy 30-minute meal for salmon lovers.
44. Grilled Lime Salmon with Avocado-Mango Salsa & Coconut Rice
This is a restaurant quality meal that you can make and enjoy in the comfort of your own home and it’s packed with fresh, irresistible flavors that will leave you craving more!
45. Salmon with Creamy Avocado Sauce
Many moons ago, Patty and I had a salmon dish at a local Boston restaurant that was topped with a creamy avocado-based sauce. I tried to recreate a similar sauce later at home with several variations of avocado, cream, yogurt, and ranch dressing, but nothing was quite right. It tasted artificial and gross—so I shelved the idea.
46. Garlic Butter Salmon In Foil
This Garlic Butter Salmon in Foil recipe is an ultra-easy dinner to make during your busy weeknights. It’s ready in less than 25 minutes and it’s delicious with salads and roasted veggies.
47. Baked Honey Garlic Salmon
Baked Honey Garlic Salmon in Foil — Sweet and tangy flavors shine in this bright seafood dinner. A whole salmon fillet coated in honey mustard garlic sauce gets baked in foil and broiled to a flaky finish. Dinner perfection in just 25 minutes, you’re going to love this recipe!
48. Blackened Salmon
This blackened salmon dish is a mix of spices that give the black appearance yet packs a spicy taste.
49. Honey Glazed Garlic Salmon
20 Minute Honey Garlic Salmon – pan-fried and served with a sweet and sticky honey lemon glaze.
50. Salmon with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce
This Skillet Seared Salmon with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce is one of the easiest tastiest dinners you can make! This salmon recipe requires minimal ingredients and it comes together so quickly.