Air Fryer Recipes

Air Fryer Salmon

Air Fryer Salmon

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Rich in protein, omega-three fatty 1 acids, B vitamins, and potassium, air fryer salmon will make a great addition to a healthy lifestyle and makes a great addition to any healthy air fried meal. This savory fish can also aid in weight loss, reduce inflammation, prevent heart disease, and improve your brain function. Integrating this nutritious fish into your way of eating is a great way to improve your overall health.

And the best part?

Preparing salmon in the air fryer is quick, easy, and delicious. Pair it with a sweet potato or wild rice and a  healthy salad or vegetable to prepare a nutritious meal the entire family will enjoy.

Give it a try. We promise you won’t be sorry.   Enjoy either recipe, Lemon and Rosemary, Honey Ginger, or just enjoy your Salmon plain.

Try one of these other great fish ideas:

 

Salmon with Lemon and Rosemary -or-

Salmon with Honey and Ginger

Salmon in the Air Fryer
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
 
Course: Entree
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Air Fried Salmon, Air Fryer Salmon, Salmon in the air fryer
Calories: 150 kcal
Ingredients
Salmon w/ Lemon and Rosemary ingredients
  • 2-4 salmon filets (NOT frozen)
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 3 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/8 tsp black pepper
Salmon w/ Honey and Ginger ingredients
  • 2-4 salmon filets (NOT frozen)
  • 1/2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 1 tsp minced garlic
  • scallions as a garnish optional
  • spritz sesame oil to prevent burning
Instructions
Salmon w/ Lemon and Rosemary instructions
  1. Preheat air fryer to 400 ° F | 205 ° C for 5 minutes, spray the air frying pan with oil.

  2. In a medium-sized bowl add lemon juice, olive oil, rosemary, salt, and pepper.

  3. Brush the mixture on the salmon

  4. In a single layer, add the salmon to the pre-heated air frying pan. Air fry your salmon for 10 minutes at 400 ° F | 205 ° C, flipping the salmon over when the timer is at 5 minutes. Times may need adjustment depending on the size of the filet.

  5. Use a meat thermometer to make sure your fish is cooked to at least 145 ° F | 63 ° C

  6. Plate and Enjoy!

Salmon w/ Honey Ginger instructions
  1. Preheat air fryer to 400 ° F | 205 ° C for 5 minutes, spray the air frying pan with oil.

  2. Squeeze lemon juice all over your salmon and refrigerate for 30 minutes.

  3. In a saucepan mix together soy sauce, honey, ginger, and garlic over medium heat. Stir until bubbly and well combined. Remove from heat.

  4. Remove salmon steaks from the refrigerator and pat dry.

  5. Brush the salmon steaks with the honey ginger sauce. Add salmon to the pre-heated air frying pan in a single layer.

  6. Spritz the top of the salmon with sesame oil. Sesame oil has a really great taste, but any oil will do in a pinch.

  7. Air fry your salmon for 10 minutes at 400 ° F | 205 ° C, flipping the salmon over when the timer is at 5 minutes. Times may need adjustment depending on the size of the filet.

  8. Use a meat thermometer to make sure your fish is cooked to at least 145 ° F | 63 ° C

  9. Plate and Enjoy!

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One comment

  1. 1

    Very tasty, and very easy to make. My husband does most of the cooking, but I have taken on one night a week and this was one of my first attempts. We both loved it, and I wasn’t too intimidated to make it! It will be added to our regular repertoire.

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