Sundried Tomato Stuffed Salmon

Stuffed salmon pockets are a novel and cool idea that will impress your guests with looks and flavors. Try it with my crunchy Brussel sprouts salad with the slightly sweet and citrus dressing that marry so well with the seared stuffed salmon.

CUISINES: American
LEVEL: MEDIUM
SERVING: 3 People
TIME: 30 min
COOKING TIME: 10 min
INGREDIENTS:
  • Salmon
  • 2-3 filet Salmon (6-7oz)
  • ¼ tsp Salt
  • ¼ tsp Pepper
  • [ Cook the salmon ]
  • 1 tbsp Oil
  • Stuffing
  • cup Cream cheese
  • ¼ cup Basil, julienne
  • ¼ cup Sundried tomato, julienne
  • 2 tbsp Parmesan
  • 1 tbsp Garlic powder
  • Dressing
  • 1 tbsp Dijon
  • 2 tbsp Apple cider vineager
  • 1 tbsp Maple syrup
  • cup Olive oil
  • tsp Pepper
  • tsp Salt
  • Salad
  • 1 lb. Brussel sprouts
  • ½ cup Parmesan
  • ½ cup Cranberries
  • ½ cup Sunflower seeds
  • ¼ cup Shallot
  • ½ ea. Apple (Fuji or Honeycrisp)
  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice
  • ½ cup Water
  • Garnish
  • ½ ea. Lemon juice
  • Parmesan
DIRECTIONS:
Step 1
Step 1
Step 1
Place the salmon on its side to make it easier for our cut to make our pocket to stuff. Be careful to to not cut all the way through salmon or it will become more of a mess. Add salt and pepper on both sides.
Step 2
Step 2
Step 2
In a bowl, we will combine our cream cheese (the softer the better), sliced sundried tomatoes, basil, parmesan, garlic powder. Carefully stuff our salmon with the mixture and set it aside for later cooking.
Step 3
Step 3
Step 3
Now to make our dressing for our brussel sprout salad. This way we can let all the flavors soak in with each other. This is very simple and fast, we are going to whisk our maple syrup, dijon mustard, and apple cider vinegar, and salt and pepper. Then slowly whisk in our oil, cover, and set aside.
Step 4
Step 4
Step 4
Start Cutting the apples into thin slices, and add to lemon water mixture to stop the apples from browning. Cut off all the stems off the brussel sprouts, add to robo coup to a nice shredded product. Add the cranberries, sunflower seeds, shallots, apples(in the lemon). Mix all in bowl and dress with desired amount.
Step 5
Step 5
Step 5
Heat up a non-stick pan with oil to a smoking point. Carefully add the salmon to cook each side for 4-5 min. When finished cooking squeeze lemon on top of each filet.
Step 6
Step 6
Step 6
Plate and Enjoy!