Easy Salmon Recipes: Baked Mediterranean Salmon

Mediterranean Dish: Easy Baked Salmon

If you are on a mission to eat healthier in the new year or to add more fish to your diet, these easy salmon recipes fit the bill. To start off, our baked Mediterranean Salmon is marinated in an oil and balsamic herb vinaigrette. Kalamata olives, artichokes, tomatoes, and feta cheese top off this Mediterranean-inspired dish. For more easy salmon recipes, scroll down the page. Enjoy!

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Easy Salmon Recipes: Baked Mediterranean Salmon

How to Make Baked Mediterranean Salmon


1 lb. salmon
3 cloves garlic, pressed

Marinade:  2 T olive oil
                 2 T balsamic vinegar
                 1 t. dried cilantro
                 1 t. dried basil
                 1/2 t. salt

Topping:   1 clove garlic, pressed
                1/4 c. canned artichokes, chopped
                6 Kalamata olives, chopped
                1 plum tomato, chopped
                1/4 c. feta cheese
                1 T olive oil
                1/4 t. dried basil
                1/8 t. salt

Mediterranean Dish: Easy Baked Salmon


Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
Place salmon in a baking dish.
Rub fish with pressed garlic.
Mix ingredients for marinade in a small bowl.
Brush salmon with the marinade.
Set aside for 10 minutes.
Combined topping ingredients in a medium bowl.
Bake fish for 10 minutes at 400 degrees F.
Cover with topping and continue baking 5-8 minutes.
Fish should flake easily with a fork.

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