Zesty Lemon Grilled Salmon
Whether you’re hosting a summer barbecue or simply craving a fresh and flavorful dinner, our Zesty Lemon Grilled Salmon is a must-try. This dish combines the succulence of salmon with the tangy brightness of lemon, making it a true crowd-pleaser.
- 4 salmon fillets
- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 2 lemons, zested and juiced
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Begin by preheating your grill to medium-high heat.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, garlic, and parsley.
- Season the salmon fillets with salt and pepper, then brush them generously with the lemon marinade.
- Place the salmon fillets on the grill, skin-side down, and cook for about 4-5 minutes per side, or until the salmon easily flakes with a fork.
- While grilling, baste the salmon with the remaining marinade to infuse it with that zesty lemon flavor.
- Once done, remove the salmon from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Zesty Lemon Grilled Salmon is a quick and easy recipe that’s perfect for a weeknight dinner or a weekend barbecue. The lemony marinade adds a delightful freshness to the rich, smoky flavor of the grilled salmon. Serve it with your favorite side dishes for a complete and satisfying meal.
Nutrition Information: Calories: 320, Fat: 18g, Carbohydrates: 4g, Protein: 36g
Our Zesty Lemon Grilled Salmon is not just a dish; it’s an experience. The tantalizing aroma of grilled salmon mingled with the zesty lemon marinade will have your guests’ mouths watering. It’s a dish that’s both simple to prepare and bursting with flavor, making it a staple in any cook’s repertoire. Whether you’re a seafood enthusiast or just looking to impress your dinner guests, this recipe is a winner. So fire up the grill, and let’s make some unforgettable Zesty Lemon Grilled Salmon together!