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Grilled Salmon Steak Recipes
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Grilled Salmon Steak Recipes


We have the best grilled salmon steak recipes including the easy way for cooking them on the barbeque with simple how to instructions for grilling salmon steaks.

On this page lime, mustard, and cayenne combine to create a tangy flavored salmon steak with some kick. We have more easy recipes like this one at the bottom of the page.

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Best Grilled Salmon Steak Recipes

Ingredients (Serves 4)
Time: Under 30 Minutes

  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil


  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard


  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated ginger


  • 1 garlic clove, minced


  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  • Pinch of black pepper


  • 4 salmon steaks


  • How To Cook Barbeque Salmon Steaks

    Using a blender, combine the lime juice, olive oil, mustard, fresh ginger, minced garlic, cayenne pepper, and black pepper.

    Place the salmon steaks and marinade in a large resealable plastic bag. Turn to coat, squeeze out the air, seal the bag, and refrigerate. Allow to marinate at least 1/ 1/2 hours.

    Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes prior to grilling to bring the fish to room temperature. A warm piece of meat will sear better than a cold one and create a nicer crust.

    Before cooking salmon steaks clean, lightly oil, and preheat your outdoor grill for medium heat (300 - 400 degrees F). If you're using charcoal, the grill is ready when you can hold the palm of your hand two inches above the grate for only 4 -5 seconds before pulling away.

    Grill each side of your salmon steaks 4 - 5 minutes directly over the flames or coals (direct heat). Brush each side once with leftover marinade. Total cooking time should be 8 - 10 minutes.

    Grilling Tip: Halfway through grilling each side, give your salmon steak a 90 degree turn in order to make criss-cross pattern grill marks. The increase in seared surface area enhances the flavor of grilled meats.

    The steaks are done when they flake easily with a fork. Serve warm with a dash of lime juice for more kick.


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