Zesty Citrus Salmon

Zesty Citrus Salmon

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This Zesty Citrus Salmon recipe is a burst of flavor that will tantalize your taste buds. Imagine succulent salmon infused with the bright and refreshing zest of citrus, perfectly balanced with savory and aromatic spices. It’s a delightful culinary journey that brings together the richness of salmon and the tangy notes of citrus, creating a dish that’s both nutritious and incredibly delicious.


  • Fresh salmon fillets
  • Zest of lemon
  • Zest of lime
  • Zest of orange
  • Garlic cloves, minced
  • Olive oil
  • Fresh parsley, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Start by preheating your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. In a small bowl, combine the lemon zest, lime zest, orange zest, minced garlic, olive oil, chopped parsley, salt, and pepper.
  3. Place the salmon fillets on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  4. Brush the citrus mixture over the salmon fillets, ensuring they are evenly coated.
  5. Bake in the preheated oven for about 15-20 minutes or until the salmon is cooked through and flakes easily with a fork.
  6. Remove from the oven and garnish with additional fresh parsley, if desired.
  7. Serve the Zesty Citrus Salmon hot and enjoy!

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

This Zesty Citrus Salmon recipe is a burst of flavor that combines succulent salmon with the bright and refreshing zest of citrus, creating a delicious and nutritious dish.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories: 320, Fat: 18g, Carbohydrates: 2g, Protein: 36g

Make this Zesty Citrus Salmon recipe a staple in your culinary repertoire and treat yourself to a delightful dining experience with each bite. The vibrant flavors of citrus paired with the richness of salmon will make this dish a favorite among family and friends. So, gather your ingredients, follow the simple steps, and savor the deliciousness of this zesty and tangy delight!