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Wild Salmon and Brown Rice Bowl

Health JANUARY 2010

  • Yield: Makes 4 servings


  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 2 cups frozen broccoli florets
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil
  • 1 shallot, minced
  • 2 teaspoons fish sauce
  • 2 teaspoons low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger
  • 4 (4-ounce) wild salmon fillets, skinned
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 4 cups microwaveable brown rice
  • Black sesame seeds


Place water and frozen broccoli florets in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave for 5 minutes or until cooked; drain, set aside, and keep warm. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium-high heat. Add minced shallot, and cook about 1 minute or until golden. Add fish sauce, soy sauce, and grated fresh ginger; stir. In 2 batches, add salmon fillets, and cook for 6 minutes per side or until opaque. Transfer salmon to a plate using a wide spatula; keep warm. Add honey to pan, and cook 1–2 minutes or until slightly thickened. Heat up brown rice, and divide among 4 serving bowls. Top each bowl with 1/2 cup broccoli and 1 salmon fillet. Drizzle ginger sauce over bowl, sprinkle with black sesame seeds; serve.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 449
  • Saturated fat: 2g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 5g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 4g
  • Fat: 12g
  • Cholesterol: 72mg
  • Protein: 32g
  • Carbohydrate: 52g
  • Sugars: 4g
  • Fiber: 5g
  • Iron: 3mg
  • Sodium: 389mg
  • Calcium: 55mg

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