Pistachio-Crusted Salmon in 5 Steps

Real Food Toolbox Tips: 

  • I first posted this recipe on Instagram during our recent 👉🏽 21 Day Sugar Detox. The 21DSD folks reposted it on their Instagram Home Page. (THANKS -- Much Appreciated!!) So I knew I had to post it here.
  • I used wild caught Copper River Salmon.
  • This is a perfect Recipe Improv recipe because you can tailor it to your own taste. So feel free to experiment. That's how I came up with the recipe 😉 And please share your versions with us 😋 
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Equipment: 

Rimmed Baking Sheet, Parchment Paper, Bowl, Tablespoon, Whisk, Spoon. 

Optional: Zester, Food Processor or Chopper or Cutting Board & Knife

Preheat Oven to 375 F 

5 Steps: 

  1. Line rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Brush with Olive Oil. Place 4 pieces of Salmon on paper & Lightly season. 
  2. Place 1-TBSP Lemon Juice, 1-2 TBSP Dijon Mustard in bowl. Whisk until well combined. Optional: Substitute 1 TBSP or so of Homemade Avocado MayoOptional: Add 1 TBSP or so Lemon Zest. Optional: Add Pinch or so of Red Pepper Flakes. 
  3. Pulse 1/2-C Pistachios in food processor. No processor? No worries - Workout those fabulous arms and coarsely chop 💪🏽 
  4. Use spoon to spread Lemon Juice-Mustard Sauce on each piece of salmon. Layer the chopped Pistachios on top. 
  5. Bake in oven for 15 - 20 minutes. Allow to Cool. Ta-Da - Dinner is served 😋

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