Smothered Grilled Salmon

Debbie Sue

By
@DSNjustpinchme

My husband is a big fisherman! He fishes for salmon on Lake Michigan as much as he can. This is my favorite way to prepare his catch! I hope you will give it a try!

Photo is prior to cooking.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Prep:
1 Hr 5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

salmon fillets with the skin on
green onions, sliced very fine
your favorite italian salad dressing
fresh ground pepper

Step-By-Step

1Cut the salmon in serving size portions, and remove any bones with tweezers.
2Place pieces of salmon in a baking dish, skin side down. Place a nice thick layer of the sliced green onions on top of the salmon.
3Now pour a generous amount of your favorite Italian salad dressing on top of your onion smothered salmon. Careful not to knock the green onions off.
4Season with fresh ground pepper.
5Cover baking dish with plastic wrap, marinate for at least one hour in the refrigerator.
6Prepare your grill. Oil the cooking grate well.
You will be cooking directly over the hot coals.
7On average, fish should cook for 10 minutes per inch. Time your cooking accordingly to the thickness of your fillets. I find my salmon is usually done in about 7 or 8 minutes.
8When coals are nice and hot, carefully place your fillets, with onions on cooking grate. Cover grill, and DO NOT TURN FISH!
9When fish is done, remove to a platter, trying to keep the onions intact.
10This is so yummy, ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fish
Main Ingredient: Fish
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Yummy, #tasty, #Wonderful