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How to Cook Salmon

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Salmon is a rich, flavorful fish and one of the healthiest foods around. It's a top source of heart healthy omega-3 fatty acids and a great protein source. Salmon is also very easy to cook. In this video, you’ll learn how to cook salmon in the oven. We’ll show you how to choose and prepare and season salmon fillets. You’ll see why center cuts of salmon make the best, most tender fillets for cooking and learn how to bake salmon so you get a crisp, flavorful crust without overcooking the fish. It’s simple! You’ll get tips for judging doneness and learn why it’s best to remove salmon from the oven while it’s still slightly underdone. You’ll also see a neat tip for pulling off the salmon skin with ease. See top-rated salmon recipes.

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Shizz Shizz

Shizz Shizz

I have cooked this several times and now my daughter thinks I make the greatest salmon in the world. And the girl hates fish! We'll keep this recipe between us AllRecipes. Thanks.

Mrs. J.

Mrs. J.

Excellent instructions! Best salmon I ever made! Thanks Allrecipes!

nhoj01

nhoj01

This instruction video was very helpful. I followed it earlier to make dinner, and... well simply it worked. The salmon came out good.

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