Blackened Salmon Filets

Blackened Salmon Filets Recipe

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Debbie Bankston

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@Deb59

Loving fish the way we do...I wanted something besides just fried or baked...I love blackened meats, so this was perfect...you can adjust your seasonings to your personal taste, but the chili powder base makes it so easy. I have also used this with grouper, my husband loves it...Serve with Pan grilled new potatoes and seasoned steamed asparagus...

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

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  • 4
    salmon filets
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • ·
    blackened mixture
  • 1 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    white pepper or pepper of your choice
  • 1 tsp
    paprika, sweet mild
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin

How to Make Blackened Salmon Filets

Step-by-Step

  1. Wash the salmon filets, add the lemon juice and chill until ready to cook. Add olive oil to pan and heat.
  2. Mix all the seasonings together well. I use an older salt shaker for my mixture to store in, as I keep a good amount of this blackening mixture made up at a time. Drain excess juice from salmon filets. You can add the seasonings to both or just one side of each filet. Generously sprinkle blackening mixture onto one side of the salmon filets, place into hot skillet, if you want the other side blackened, you can sprinkle it now, while in the pan. I used a medium heat and then turn down if necessary. Cook for about 2-3 minutes, then turn and cook for about 2-3 minutes, I then cover the pan, turn down the heat and finish off for about 3-4 minutes, or you can do that in the oven...

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About Blackened Salmon Filets

Course/Dish: Fish
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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