Almond Crusted Salmon Recipe

Almond crusted salmon recipe - Dr. Axe

This almond crusted salmon recipe is not only delicious but full of essential omega 3 fats and vitamin D! Try this healthy recipe from my Real Food Diet Cookbook today!

Almond Crusted Salmon Recipe

Total Time: 20 minutes
Serves: 4


  • ½ cup almonds
  • 2 tablespoons parsley
  • 1 tablespoon grated organic lemon zest
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt and ground black pepper
  • 4 wild-caught Alaskan salmon fillets
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 4 cups spinach


  1. Grind the almonds in a coffee grinder or food processor.
  2. Mix almond powder, parsley, lemon zest, salt and pepper on a plate.
  3. Dredge the salmon on both sides through the almond mixture.
  4. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add salmon and cook for 5 minutes on each side, until cooked throughout.
  5. Serve over bed of greens and top with fresh lemon juice.

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  1. Brenda Edens on

    Glad my hubby is a Commercial Salmon Fisherman!! I have everything on hand for this but the Parsley!!! Love your recipes!

  2. Luis Lima on

    Good morning from Brazil! I’ll try this recipe, it seems to be delicious… but what the spinach is for? Thank you very much.


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