By Jennifer Segal (www.onceuponachef.com)
inspired by Bon Appétit
Servings: 4, Total Time: 30 Minutes, plus 1 hour to marinate
1½ pounds (or four 6-ounce pieces) salmon, skin on or off
6 tablespoons Thai Sweet Chili Sauce (best quality, such as Mae Ploy or Thai Kitchen)
3 tablespoons soy sauce (use gluten-free if needed)
1 tablespoon peeled and finely grated fresh ginger
2 scallions, green parts only, finely sliced
- Set the oven rack 5-6 inches from the top and preheat the broiler.
- Make the marinade by combining the sweet chili sauce, soy sauce and ginger in a shallow baking dish. Spoon ¼ cup of the marinade into a small dish and set aside (this will be the sauce for the cooked fish). Add the salmon fillets, skin side up, to the remaining marinade and marinate for 1 hour in refrigerator.
- Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil and spray with nonstick cooking spray. Transfer the salmon fillets to the prepared baking sheet, skin side down, and drizzle a bit of the marinade over top. Go easy — you don’t want it to pool too much on the baking sheet because it will burn in the oven.
- Broil the salmon for 6-10 minutes, or until browned in spots and almost opaque in the center. Transfer the salmon to a serving platter and pour the reserved sauce over top. Garnish with scallions and serve.
Nutrition per serving: Calories: 391; Fat: 23g, Sat. Fat: 5g; Carbohydrates: 7g; Sugar: 3g; Fiber: 2g; Protein: 37g; Sodium: 1108mg; Cholesterol: 94mg