Recipe courtesy of Steven Kesling
Salmon Medallions
Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
35 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

  • 4 (3/4-inch thick) salmon steaks, boned and securely tied with butcher's string
  • Alder planks (green or soaked in water for 24 hours)
  • 1 bunch fresh baby dill
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 1 lemon, zested and cut into wedges
  • I pinch paprika
  • Salt
  • Fresh cracked black pepper
  • Fresh herbs, for garnish
  • Preheat grill to high.

Directions

Place tied salmon steaks on the alder planks. Cut 1 1/2-inch hole in center of tied steaks. Finely mince fresh dill and mix with cream cheese. Spoon the mixture into the center of steaks. Season with lemon zest, paprika, salt, and cracked black pepper. Place planks on grill until they begin to smoke, reduce heat to medium low and cover grill. Cook slowly for 15 to 20 minutes or until the fish begins to flake easily. Do not overcook. Garnish with lemon wedges and fresh herbs.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

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