Salmon with Sunflower-dill Pesto Sauce

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The rich steak-like texture and flakiness of salmon really shines with this preparation.

The result is a rich steak-like salmon with a hint of sweetness to the meat.

This recipe is a perfect pairing for rosé or light bodied white wines.

If you're looking for a tasty addition, add some lemon thyme to the pesto. It's citrus flavor is a great accompaniment to this dish.

2
3/4 cup sunflower seeds
3/4 cup basil leaves
3/4 tbsp fresh dill
1 tbsp green onion
1 clove garlic
1 tbsp lemon juice
2 tsp olive oil
2 salmon fillets
sea salt and pepper to taste
Sunflower seeds and dill
  1. Preheat the oven to 320°F temp.
  2. Blend sunflower seeds, dill, basil leaves, lemon juice, garlic and olive oil in a blender until a smooth and creamy Pesto.
  3. Season the skin of...
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Nutritions

Calories
146

Sodium
141mg
5% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
8g
17% DV

Carbs
5g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
9% DV
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Chicken Lettuce Wraps are a quick, delicious, healthy meal that you will love to eat. They taste very indulgent and flavorful. Honestly, you will think you are eating something bad for you but are actually super nutritious.

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Chicken Lettuce Wraps are a quick, delicious, healthy meal that you will love to eat. They taste very indulgent and flavorful. Honestly, you will think you are eating something bad for you but are actually super nutritious.