Apricot-Glazed Salmon with Herb Rice

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Fruity tasting fish with just the right amount of sweetness. From Charlene Chambers: Ormond Beach, Florida. Recipe published in Healthy Cooking April/May 2009.

Yield: 6 servings
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  • 6 salmon fillets (4 ounces each)
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) pepper
  • 1/3 cup(s) white wine or reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/3 cup(s) apricot spreadable fruit
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) grated fresh gingerroot
  • 2 cup(s) reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 cup(s) uncooked long grain rice
  • 2 teaspoon(s) butter
  • 2 tablespoon(s) chopped dried apricots
  • 2 tablespoon(s) minced fresh parsley
  • 1 tablespoon(s) minced chives
  • 1 teaspoon(s) minced fresh thyme or 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 3 tablespoon(s) sliced almonds, toasted


  1. • Place salmon in a 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. In a small bowl, combine the wine, spreadable fruit and ginger; spoon over salmon.
  2. • Bake at 375° for 15-20 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork.
  3. • Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, bring the broth, rice and butter to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10 minutes. Add apricots; cover and cook 5-8 minutes longer or until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender. Stir in the parsley, chives and thyme. Serve with salmon. Sprinkle each serving with almonds.

August 2011

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