Zesty Citrus Grilled Salmon | Healthy Seafood Dish

Picture yourself basking in the warm embrace of a tranquil summer evening, a slight breeze carrying the scent of the ocean. What could be more perfect than complementing such an ambiance with a dish that’s not only a treat for your taste buds but also a wholesome delight for your well-being? Presenting the Zesty Citrus Grilled Salmon – a masterpiece that brings together the goodness of succulent salmon and the refreshing zest of citrus.


  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • Zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • Zest and juice of 1 orange
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Start by preheating your grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, orange zest, orange juice, minced garlic, and fresh thyme.
  3. Place the salmon fillets on a plate and generously brush the zesty marinade over them. Allow them to marinate for about 15-20 minutes.
  4. Season the fillets with salt and pepper.
  5. Grill the salmon for 4-5 minutes per side, or until it easily flakes with a fork.
  6. Remove the salmon from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Savor the taste of the ocean with this Zesty Citrus Grilled Salmon. The marriage of citrusy zest and tender salmon will transport your senses to a sunny paradise.

Nutrition per serving: Calories: 320, Total Fat: 18g, Carbohydrates: 3g, Protein: 35g

Picture yourself savoring each bite of this delectable salmon, the tangy citrus notes dancing on your palate while the perfectly grilled fish melts in your mouth. It’s not just a dish; it’s an experience – a symphony of flavors that celebrates the essence of summer and the joys of healthy indulgence. Share this delightful recipe with your loved ones, and let the Zesty Citrus Grilled Salmon elevate your gatherings to new heights of culinary bliss.

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