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Marinated Grilled Salmon

Yesterday, while grocery shopping with my youngest daughter, we spotted some beautiful looking salmon steaks in the meat market case. M suggested that we buy a few steaks to grill for dinner. We also picked up some squash, (to make our Autumn Squash and Apple Bake) salad fixings, and potatoes.
I’m happy to say that we had the perfect fall grilling weather. For the marinade, I use Marzetti’s brand Italian salad dressing because it has a little sugar in it. This caramelizes during the grilling process and gives the salmon a great texture.
We enjoyed a lovely Sunday evening meal together and all agreed that we should add more fish to future dinner menus.

Marinated Salmon Steaks

3/4 cup Marzetti’s Sweet Italian Dressing
4 salmon steaks, about 1-1/2 inches thick (about 2-1/2 lbs.)

Add salmon and marinade to large, shallow non-aluminum baking dish or plastic bag; turn to coat. Cover, or close bag, and marinate in refrigerator, turning occasionally, up to 30 minutes.
Remove salmon, discarding marinade. Grill or broil salmon, turning once, cook until salmon flakes with a fork (about 3-5 minutes per side on high heat).image


18 thoughts on “Marinated Grilled Salmon

    1. Thanks for your kind words…Salmon is something we are getting used to in our house. This recipe made us feel as though we should be eating more fish. Thanks for visiting my blog!


    1. Had to edit your comment for the young and old that might take offense, Vulgar Chef… Thanks for visiting my site and for sending along a comment!


    1. And this recipe couldn’t be any easier…just marinade for a short time and pop it on the grill. I thank you for visiting my site and for your kind comment.


  1. This is one of my favorite recipes! I do the exact same except I place a layer of thinly sliced onions on top before baking as well. They get soft and caramelized. It’s super delicious!


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