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Coffee Salmon

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2008-07-25 Main Dish
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Coffee liquor and brown sugar make a sweet glaze for baked salmon--low fat and very easy to make.

  • Servings: 4 servings

Ingredients:

4 Salmon Fillets
1½ cups Coffee Flavored Liqueur
1 cup Brown Sugar
Cooking Spray

Directions:

Combine coffee liqueur and brown sugar in small saucepan. Bring to a boil for 3 minutes. Continue to simmer for about 15-20 minutes. The mixture should start to caramelize a little. Meanwhile rinse off your salmon, pat dry and lay aside. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray. Place salmon on pan. Take a tablespoon and pour liquid mixture over one side of salmon. Cook for 3 minutes. Repeat this step for the other side of the salmon. Place on plates and lightly drizzle mixture over salmon.

Helpful Tips:

This recipe takes about 35 minutes from start to finish. It’s a very tasty and light. It also goes very well with a vegetables sautéed in olive oil and garlic.