10 Baked Salmon Recipes to Make for Dinner
These baked (and roasted) salmon recipes are as easy as they are deliciously healthy. Whether you're looking for something to throw on a sheet pan with veggies, Asian-inspired, or quirky and fun, you're sure to find your new favorite dinner in our collection of baked salmon recipes.
Salmon with Green Beans and Smashed Potatoes
Salmon with Green Beans and Smashed Potatoes Recipe
Smart timing makes this sheet pan supper easy and keeps your dish count down. Briefly microwave the potatoes first to help them cook up perfectly tender with the salmon; add the green beans last to keep them bright and crunchy.
Honey-Mustard Baked Salmon with Vegetables
Honey-Mustard Baked Salmon with Vegetables Recipe
A tangy honey-mustard sauce gives salmon a flavorful kick, and a panko breadcrumb crust adds a nice crunch. Even kids and adults who are normally skeptical of fish will love this delicious sheet pan supper. When shopping for salmon, choose center-cut filets, which are thicker and more uniform in size.
Crispy Sheet Pan Salmon with Lemony Asparagus and Carrots
Crispy Sheet Pan Salmon with Lemony Asparagus and Carrots Recipe
This heart-healthy sheet pan dish features both minimal prep time and simple cleanup thanks to its setup. Flavor wise, tangy Dijon mustard and fresh dill perk up fresh, tender salmon, while panko adds a nice crunch. A fresh squeeze of lemon after the dish bakes adds just the right amount of tanginess.
Everything Bagel Roasted Salmon
Everything Bagel Roasted Salmon Recipe
Everything bagel seasoning is an easy but unexpected way to add punch to salmon; the onion flavor is subtle, and the added crunch provides a nice textural contrast to the tender fish. Brushing on honey and mustard adds the perfect sweet and tangy kick.
Roasted Salmon with Oranges, Beets, and Carrots
Roasted Salmon with Oranges, Beets, and Carrots Recipe
This sheet pan main is as elegant as it is easy. Serve on any weeknight, or for guests with a whole-grain side and seasonal salad. One large fillet, also called a side of salmon, will stay moist at the higher oven temperature. If using individually portioned fillets.
Ready in just 20 minutes, this salmon recipe is easy and the perfect way to incorporate more fish into your family's regular diet.
Sweet Chile Salmon
For your next holiday meal, we highly recommend giving the ham a break and picking up a side of salmon instead. Whether you're serving it for a special occasion or a casual weeknight meal, this perfectly tender roasted salmon is impressive in every possible way.
Sheet Pan Salmon, Green Beans, and Potatoes
Sheet Pan Salmon, Green Beans, and Potatoes Recipe
A complete sheet pan dinner that feeds 4 people in just 40 minutes? It doesn't get much better than this fuss-free dinner prep method. You'll only need a few pantry-staple ingredients in addition to the fish, veggies, and potatoes. The Tzaziki sauce is optional, but we highly suggest serving it with the final dish for over-the-top flavor (Plus--you'll have time to prepare it while the potatoes are cooking).
Lemony Roasted Salmon with White Wine Couscous
Lemony Roasted Salmon with White Wine Couscous Recipe
The tangy herbed yogurt sauce also moistens the salmon during cooking.
In this quick and easy recipe, rich salmon, coated in almond meal, acquires a toasted flavor reminiscent of browned butter. Serve with broccoli rabe, orzo pasta, and pinot noir. For more salmon dinners like this one, see our complete collection of salmon recipes.