Zesty Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon

Zesty Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon: Summer Delight

Picture yourself on a warm summer evening, the gentle breeze carrying the aroma of sizzling goodness from the grill. The Zesty Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon is the perfect recipe to turn this idyllic scene into a delicious reality. This dish encapsulates the essence of summer – fresh, vibrant, and incredibly satisfying.

With a marinade that harmonizes the brightness of zesty lemons and the earthiness of garden-fresh herbs, this salmon recipe elevates your grilling game to new heights. The tangy notes of lemon intertwine with the aromatic herbs, infusing the fish to create a symphony of flavors that dance on your taste buds.

Ingredients

  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • Juice of 2 lemons
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  2. In a bowl, whisk together the olive oil, minced garlic, lemon zest, lemon juice, parsley, dill, salt, and pepper.
  3. Place the salmon fillets in a shallow dish and pour the marinade over them. Let them marinate for about 15-30 minutes.
  4. Remove the salmon from the marinade and grill for about 4-5 minutes per side, or until the salmon flakes easily with a fork.
  5. Serve the grilled salmon with additional lemon slices and a sprinkle of fresh herbs.

Marination Time: 15-30 minutes | Grilling Time: 8-10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

A symphony of zesty lemon and garden herbs, this grilled salmon recipe is a delightful summer indulgence.

Nutrition information: Calories: 280 | Protein: 31g | Carbohydrates: 2g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 85mg | Sodium: 120mg

Picture yourself and your loved ones enjoying this exquisite salmon dish while the sun sets in the horizon, casting a warm golden glow. The succulent salmon, infused with lemon and herbs, is a testament to the beauty of simplicity and the richness of nature’s bounty. As you take each bite, close your eyes and savor the taste of summer – a season that is not just a time of year, but a state of mind. Share this Zesty Lemon Herb Grilled Salmon with your friends and family, and let its flavors become a part of your cherished summer memories.