Recipe Inspirations Citrus Baked Salmon with Orange Salsa

McCormick Recipe Inspirations collection puts flavorful twists on traditional recipes that will impress everyone at your dinner table. Recipe Inspirations makes trying McCormick’s best recipes fun and easy. Each packet includes pre-measured McCormick spices and herbs and a collectible recipe card. Liven up baked salmon with a brown sugar and spice crust and a fresh orange salsa.

Serves: 5
40 mins Prep time 15 mins Cook time
40 mins Prep time
15 mins Cook time
  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Mix all of the Spices in small bowl. Set aside. For the Salmon, mix orange juice, oil and 1 1/2 tsp. of the spice mixture in large resealable plastic bag or glass dish. Add salmon; turn to coat. Refrigerate 30 minutes. For the Salsa, mix all salsa ingredients and 1 tsp. of the remaining spice mixture in medium bowl. Cover. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

  • Stir brown sugar and orange peel into remaining spice mixture in small bowl. Remove salmon from marinade and place on foil-lined baking pan. Discard any remaining marinade. Rub salmon with seasoning mixture.

  • Bake 10 to 15 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Serve salmon with Orange Salsa.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • Calories: 259Cholesterol: 57mg
  • Sodium: 269mgProtein: 19g
  • Total Fat: 15gFiber: 2g
  • Carbohydrate: 12g

Ratings & Reviews: 5

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  • Maya on 02/21/2014

    Love that the spice amounts are included so I can make the dish wihtout having to buy the Recipe Inspirations product.

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  • MA P. on 11/08/2013

    Delish! Ended up marinating the salmon for at least 24 hours and it was very flavorful, but not too much. We'll make this one again soon!

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  • Annette on 06/04/2013

    My husband and 2 year old love this! It's quick and flavorful. I make rice with it and dinner is done is 30 minutes.

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  • Marsha J. on 01/12/2015

    This was wonderful. I'm not a fan of mandarin oranges so I sliced fresh oranges instead and it was fantastic! YUM!

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  • Andrea on 11/17/2013

    Good and healthy recipe. Not impressive, but still yummy.

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