Salmon Roasted with Cilantro Pesto

Salmon Roasted with Cilantro Pesto

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"Previous review showed only one star...should have been FIVE STARS! Great recipe"

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Ingredients

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Juice of one lime
Salt
2 lb Salmon fillet; skin on
1 c cilantro; Loosely packed
5 tb olive oil
1 Garlic
1 lg tomato; Ripe, seeded

Original recipe makes 4

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Preparation

preheat oven to 400? F. Place the garlic, cilantro, 2 tablespoons of the olive oil, the lime juice, salt, and pepper in a blender or a food processor. Process until creamy. Brush a baking pan or sheet with the remaining oil and place the salmon in it. Spread the cilantro mixture on the salmon, scatter the tomato over it, and sprinkle with a little more salt and pepper. Bake, uncovered, until the salmon is done (peek in between the layers of flesh with a thin-bladed knife), 12 to 15 minutes. Serve immediately. NOTES : Alternative fish for this recipe: Because this pesto is strong flavored, Id prepare this with only with strong-flavored fish, such as bluefish, bonito, mackerel or pompano. Recipe by: Fish, Complete Guide to Buying and Cooking/Mark Bittman Posted to EAT-L Digest by Terry Pogue on Dec 25, 1997

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Cilantro pesto salmon; MMM! photo by donwon19 donwon19

Cilantro pesto salmon - great (and easy) recipe photo by donwon19 donwon19

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MauraSpeckt 1 year ago
Previous review showed only one star...should have been FIVE STARS! Great recipe
delovely62 3 years ago
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