Steamed Citrus Salmon

Steamed Citrus Salmon

Serves 2, 10g carbs/serve (note you don’t consume the Orange Juice so probably 5g)

Steamed Citrus Salmon
Amount Ingredient Carbs
2 salmon fillets 0g
1 lemon cut into 5mm slices 0g
1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice 19g
Coriander sprigs 0g
2cm piece of fresh ginger cut into thin straws 1g
1 tbspn finely chopped coriander (extra) 0g
Total Carbs 20g


Place lemon slices in a single layer in a large shallow frypan with a lid.

Scatter half the ginger over the lemon slices

Season the salmon on both sides with salt & Pepper & place on lemon slices leaving space between each fillet

Scatter remaining ginger on each fillet & lay 2-3 sprigs of coriander on each fillet

Pour enough of the orange juice into pan to just cover lemon slices.

Cover with lid & cook over low heat for 6-8 minutes until salmon cooked

Make Vinaigretteā€¦

Spoon 5 tablespoons of juice from pan into a container & add extra chopped coriander. Whisk in 1 tablespoon olive oil & spoon around fish to serve.


Serve with stir-fried vegies or salad


Originally posted 2017-09-11 18:21:04.

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