Bourbon-Glazed Salmon

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Bourbon-Glazed SalmonRecipe
Randy Mayor; Leigh Ann Ross
"I created this recipe after tasting the bourbon salmon from my local grocery seafood counter. Mine has received rave reviews, even from picky eaters who don't normally try salmon." --Esther Maples, Harlem, GA
4 servings


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3 tablespoons brown sugar
3 tablespoons bourbon
2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce
1 tablespoon grated peeled fresh ginger
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
3 garlic cloves, minced
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
4 (6-ounce) skinless salmon fillets
Cooking spray
1/4 cup thinly sliced green onions
1 tablespoon sesame seeds, toasted


Combine first 7 ingredients in a large zip-top plastic bag. Add fish to bag; seal. Marinate in refrigerator 1 1/2 hours, turning occasionally.

Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add fish and marinade to pan; cook fish 4 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork or until desired degree of doneness. Place 1 fillet on each of 4 plates; drizzle each serving with about 2 teaspoons sauce. Sprinkle each serving with 1 tablespoon green onions and 3/4 teaspoon sesame seeds.

Created date

September 2007

Nutritional Information

Calories 353
Caloriesfromfat 36 %
Fat 14.1 g
Satfat 3.2 g
Monofat 6 g
Polyfat 3.6 g
Protein 37.4 g
Carbohydrate 13 g
Fiber 0.3 g
Cholesterol 87 mg
Iron 4.3 mg
Sodium 281 mg
Calcium 41 mg