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Memorial Day marks the start of barbeque season, so rev up your grill and try one of these fiery recipes!
Herbed, Grilled Sockeye Salmon
Adapted from a recipe by Chef Tom Douglas in "Bon Appétit," July 2005.
Makes 8 servings
1 tablespoon fennel seed)
1/4 cup plus 2 teaspoons (packed) golden brown sugar
3 tablespoons paprika
1 tablespoon kosher sea salt
2 teaspoons organic black pepper
2 teaspoons dried dill weed
Organic extra virgin olive or macadamia nut oil
- Finely grind fennel seeds in spice mill or coffee grinder. Transfer to small bowl. Mix in next 5 ingredients.
- Brush grill rack with oil. Prepare barbecue (medium-high heat). Brush salmon lightly on both sides with oil. Rub spice mixture generously over flesh side of salmon. Place salmon, skin side up, on grill rack; cover and cook until fish is slightly firmer, about 5 minutes.
- Turn salmon over and grill until just opaque in center, 3-5 minutes longer.
- Remove salmon from grill and gently slide, flesh side up, onto platter and serve.