Poached Salmon Recipes
Poached salmon is the epitome of contrast. This meaty fish is prepared in the most delicate and gentle way. The cooking method adds very little flavor, so poached salmon is usually served with a sauce. Dill sauce is most common. With such a delicate set of flavors, it is not surprising to find that a delicate wine is in order here, but be careful because even though poached salmon is all about delicacy, there are still some rich flavors. Opt for a white wine whose flavors marry with the herbal component of the sauce but remain rich enough to handle the salmon. Grüner Veltliner from Austria is an ideal match, as are many Fume Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc wines from the Loire Valley in France.
Top poached salmon recipes
All Poached Salmon Recipes
Barely Cooked Salmon with Parmesan Polenta and Mushroom Consommé
Place the button mushrooms in a pan, cover with 8 cups of the water, and bring to a boil. Lower the heat to a simmer and cook for 3 hours. Strain t...
Chilled Poached Salmon with Panzanella
Bring water to a boil in a large skillet. Add salmon; reduce heat, and simmer 7 minutes or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork. Remove...
Cold Poached Salmon with Fennel-Pepper Relish
To prepare the relish, combine the first 8 ingredients, stirring well. Cover and chill. To prepare salmon, combine 1 cup onion and next 5 ingredien...
1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Fill a large skillet with about 1 inch of water and bring to a boil. Poach fish just until co...
Olive Oil Poached Salmon with Indian Spices
Peel and smash the garlic clove and a pinch of salt to a paste, either with a mortar and pestle or by mincing and then mashing it with the side of ...
1. Process 2 garlic cloves, 1/2 cup parsley leaves, 1/4 cup mint leaves, and 1/2 tsp. salt in a food processor until smooth, stopping to scrape dow...
Poached Salmon Fillets with Watercress Mayonnaise
Mix first 4 ingredients in small bowl to blend; season to taste with salt and pepper. Combine 1/3 cup water, wine, shallot, parsley, and thyme in l...
Poached Salmon Niçoise
1. To a large roasting pan, add bay leaves, kosher salt, peppercorns, and wine. Add salmon and enough water to cover. 2. Remove salmon and set asid...
Poached Salmon Salad With Cucumber Dressing
Combine first 7 ingredients in a 10-inch skillet. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes. Add salmon, leave uncovered, and simm...
Poached Salmon with Basil Butter and Succotash
Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil and fill a large bowl halfway with ice water. Add the beans to the boiling water and blanch for 2 to 3 ...
Poached Salmon with Creamy Herb Sauce
To prepare salmon, combine the first 6 ingredients in a large skillet; bring to a boil. Add fish to pan. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes ...
Poached Salmon with Mustard Sauce
1. Make salmon: Place fillets in a large pan in a single layer and add enough water to cover by 1 inch. Add onion, celery, carrot, peppercorns, sal...
Poached Salmon with Tarragon Sauce
SAUCE: Pick enough tarragon leaves to measure 1/2 cup - not packed. Put in a food processor along with green onions and shallots. Pulse a coup...
Poached Salmon with Truffles and Shrimp in Cream Sauce
Cut each shrimp shell lengthwise along back with scissors, leaving last segment of shell intact, then devein shrimp, keeping shell in place. Rinse ...
Poached Sockeye Salmon with Mustard Herb Sauce
Working from head end to tail end, cut fish crosswise into 3-inch sections (very thick steaks; about 4), tapping back of knife with a mallet when y...
Poached Wild Salmon Steaks with Citrus Beurre Blanc
Let the salmon sit at room temperature for 30 minutes while you make the poaching liquid. To make the poaching liquid, combine 3 cups of the wine,...
Poached Wild Salmon with Peas and Morels
Place salmon, skin side down, in a large high-sided skillet. Add wine, 2 tablespoons salt, and cold water to cover salmon by 1/2". Cover pan; bring...
Salmon and Cucumber Pumpernickel Squares
Preheat oven to 350°F. Finely grind bread in a food processor, then pulse with butter and salt until combined. Press crumbs onto bottom of a 9-inch...
Salmon Hash with Dilled Crème Fraîche
In a small bowl, stir together the crème fraîche, dill, salt, and lemon juice, if using. Taste and adjust the seasonings; set aside.
Salmon, Red Quinoa, and Arugula Salad
In a large pot, boil wine and 4 cups water. Add salmon, onion and thyme. Reduce heat to simmer; poach salmon until cooked through, about 7 minutes...
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