Chipotle-Lime Salmon

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Rated 5.0 based on 5 customer reviews

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Directions

Mealthy Tip

If you’re using skinless salmon, continue using the same steps. Make sure your pan is always hot and steaming before adding oil, and allow the oil to heat up before adding the salmon. Be careful not to over-crowd the pan, as it lowers the temperature of the skillet. For best results, cook salmon in batches of 2 to 3 servings.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 625 calories; 41g fat; 10.2g carbohydrates; 52g protein; 143mg cholesterol; 366mg sodium.

Full nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Per Container 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 625 Calories from Fat 373
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 41g 64%
Saturated Fat 7g 34%
Trans Fat 0.2g
Polyunsaturated Fat 15.7g
Monounsaturated Fat 15.3g
Cholesterol 143mg 48%
Sodium 366mg 15%
Total Carbohydrate 10.2g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3g 11%
Sugars 4.0g
Protein 52g
Vitamin A 20% Vitamin C 77%
Calcium 5% Iron 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:

Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300 mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g

Calories per gram:

Fat 9 • Carbohydrate 4 • Protein 4

Reviews

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What others are saying

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Aja A says:

Very delicious salmon dish with a kick of heat from the cayenne and adobo sauce. The salsa is a refreshing compliment to salmon which does cut down on the spice. Make sure to get that salmon skin very crispy as you will find it more palatable.

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Katie Hason says:

I've never had chipotle flavored salmon before, and I've been seriously missing out. This recipe was fantastic! I love spicy foods, so the cayenne and adobo was perfect. I wonder how the salmon would taste in a taco? So good, I an't wait to make this again.

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Laura Griffin says:

The chipotle and lime flavors were really bold, but paired well with the salmon. The salmon would probably also be really good to use in tacos. I'll probably try that next! I'm not a huge fan of oranges, but the citrus avocado salsa was a pleasant surprise. A lot of flavor in this dish, I look forward to making it again.

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Janet Gainsley says:

Love the flavor of this!! Will definitely make again!

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Leah M says:

Using two chipotle peppers was too much for me, it was really spicy. I think one tablespoon will suffice next time. My husband, on the other hand, thought the heat was perfect. We both loved it and will make again.