Asian Salmon Bowl with Lime Drizzle

Vicki Butts (lazyme)


From SELF, June 2012.

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15 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


1 c
jasmine rice
2 tsp
unsalted butter
1 large
garlic clove, finely chopped
1/4 tsp
red pepper flakes
3 Tbsp
fresh lime juice
3 Tbsp
reduced-sodium soy sauce
1 tsp
salmon fillets (4 oz each) skin removed
1 tsp
canola oil
2 5-oz pkg
baby spinach
2 tsp
black sesame seeds
3 Tbsp
pure maple syrup


1Heat oven to 400°F.
2Cook rice as directed on package.
3In a small saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Saute garlic and pepper flakes until garlic is lightly golden, 1 minute.
4Add syrup, juice and soy sauce; cook until bubbling, 3 minutes.
5In a bowl, combine cornstarch and 1 teaspoon water; stir into garlic glaze. Cook until slightly thick, 1 minute.
6Arrange fillets on a foil-lined baking sheet. Spread 1 teaspoon glaze over each fillet.
7Roast until just cooked through, 12 minutes.
8In a medium skillet, warm oil over medium heat. Add 1 package spinach; saute until just wilted. Remove from pan; set aside. Repeat with second package spinach.
9Divide rice among 4 bowls; top each with 1/4 spinach and 1 salmon fillet, broken into large pieces. Drizzle with remaining sauce; sprinkle each with 1/2 teaspoon sesame seeds.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy