Orange Marinated Salmon Fillets

Orange Marinated Salmon Fillets Recipe

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Krystal Jordan


This is an excellent recipe when you want something a little bit different. It goes great with wild rice and a green salad. Enjoy!


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2-3 lb
fresh salmon, filleted


1/3 c
fat-free italian dressing
1/3 c
orange juice, unsweetened


2 Tbsp
minced onion
1 Tbsp
yellow mustard
1/2 tsp
minced garlic
1/2 tsp
chili powder
1 1/2 Tbsp
olive oil
1/2 c
fat-free italian dressing
1 c
orange juice, unsweetened
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Orange Marinated Salmon Fillets


  • 1Combine the marinade ingredients in a shallow pan or zip-lock bag big enough to contain the amount of fish you are preparing. Place fish and coat well with marinade, allow to rest in the fridge for at least 1 hour.
  • 2In a small saucepan reduce 1 cup of orange juice over low-medium heat until it thickens and becomes syrupy. It will reduce to about 1/4 cup.
  • 3In the meantime, combine the remaining ingredients (except dressing) in a food processor and pulse until it becomes pasty.
  • 4Add the paste to the syrup and stir until hot. Let mixture cool for 2-3 minutes then return it to the food processor and blend.
  • 5Slowly drizzle in the Italian dressing until completely combined.
  • 6Spray a baking dish with Pam and place fillets skin-side down. Drizzle the sauce evenly over the until well coated. Bake uncovered for 15-20 minutes or until flaky.
  • 7Broil 2-3 minutes to caramelize the sauce if desired.

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About Orange Marinated Salmon Fillets

Course/Dish: Fish

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