Lemon-Pepper Salmon In Foil + Giveaway

Baked-in-foil Salmon fillets topped with Private Selection Lemon-Pepper Butter, lemon slices, grape tomatoes and fresh thyme.

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Hi, Friends! Happy Sunday!

Hey! ‘Tis the weekend before Christmas! How exciting!!

I think I might be a bit more excited than you because I get to celebrate two Christmases – yours and mine! What I mean by that is, I celebrate the birth of Christ on January 7th, but I celebrate the getting “giving of gifts” on December 25th. I know, it’s pretty awesome.

I also get to stuff my face like it’s nobody’s business on both days. But this also means that I have duties to tend to on both days. Cooking, baking, cleaning, sleeping… All I have to say to that is, thank goodness for fish! WHY fish?! Because fish cooks in like 10.056 seconds! Or was that minutes?

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This is the sort of meal that you can eat and feel like this is the good life. I know it’s only salmon, but you have no idea just how good this really is. The buttah is the key to it all. This Lemon-Pepper Finishing Butter by Private Selection is simply delicious. I use it on chicken, I use it on veggies, I even spread it all over my morning toast.

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Can I be completely open for just a second? There’s this other finishing butter they have – it’s the Cinnamon Brown Sugar – oh my bejesus! That one? I didn’t even bother to spread it on anything. It went from the spoon to zee mouth. Let’s not even get started on the Caramel Sea Salt. Can you imagine? I want to put that on top of every.thing.

Lemon-Pepper Salmon in Foil | www.diethood.com

Here’s what is so totally clever about this Lemon-Pepper Salmon recipe. The fish is baked in foil with other fresh ingredients, and it literally takes minutes to prepare and bake. I make this very often, but the addition of the butter took it over the top. The meal is wonderfully simple and, with just a few ingredients, it is a treat in itself. With a glass of chardonnay on the side, this is my comfort food.

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Lemon-Pepper Salmon In Foil
 
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Serves: Serves 4
Ingredients
  • 4 (9x9) foil sheets
  • 4 (about 4-ounces each) Salmon Fillets
  • 4 tablespoons Private Selection Lemon-Pepper Finishing Butter
  • salt to taste
  • 8 lemon slices, divided
  • 8 grape tomatoes, halved, divided
  • 4 small sprigs of thyme, divided
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Place foils on a baking sheet.
  3. Place fillets atop foil sheets; one fillet per sheet.
  4. Spread a tablespoon of Lemon-Pepper Butter on top of each fillet; season with salt.
  5. Add 2 lemon slices on top of fillet followed by 4-halved pieces of grape tomatoes and a sprig of thyme.
  6. Continue to add remaining ingredients over each fillet, finishing with a sprig of thyme.
  7. Fold the sides of the foil over the fish, covering completely; seal the packets closed.
  8. Bake for 15 minutes, or until salmon is cooked through.
  9. Transfer foil packets to plates and serve with a side of vegetables and/or potatoes.
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Recipe Source: Diethood

Comments

  1. says

    Love this… it’s nice to have something yummy to go onto top of fish. :) Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas!! Feast. Laugh. Enjoy!!!

  2. says

    My parents celebrated Orthodox Christmas privately as my brother and I were all about the Canadian/US Christmas season with gifts and decorations. :)

    Using these convenient and flavourful butter additions to your meal is a good idea especially when every spare minute is budgeted for while you’re running around doing so many things.

  3. says

    I celebrate twice too!! Having grown up in Russia I just can’t give up another Christmas and of course New Year’s Eve is also huge over there so the festivities never end here. :-) Merry Christmas to you and yours!!

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