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Citrus Salmon with Broccoli

Citrus Salmon with Broccoli

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  • Makes: 4 servings
  • Start to Finish 22 mins

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  • 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 4 4 - ounces skinless salmon fillets
  • 1 tablespoon snipped fresh dill
  • 1 bunch (1 lb.) broccoli, trimmed
  • 4 cloves garlic, peeled and sliced
  • Lemon slices and fresh dill (optional)


  1. Slice 1/2 of the lemon into thin slices; set aside. Juice remaining 1/2 lemon into a 1 cup measure; add water to equal 1/2 cup. Stir in sugar. Set aside.
  2. In 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat butter over medium-high heat. Sprinkle salmon with salt and pepper; add to skillet. Cook 2 to 3 minutes or until bottom is golden; turn fillets. Add lemon juice mixture. Top with snipped dill and lemon slices. Reduce heat to medium; cover and cook 5 to 6 minutes more or until fish flakes easily when tested with fork.
  3. Meanwhile, in another skillet heat 1 Tbsp. olive oil. Quarter broccoli lengthwise into long spears; add to skillet along with garlic. Cook over medium heat for 8 to 10 minutes, or until crisp-tender, turning often. Serve salmon with broccoli; pour pan juices over salmon. Serve with additional lemon slices and fresh dill. Makes 4 servings.

Nutrition Facts

(Citrus Salmon with Broccoli)

Servings Per Recipe 4, vit. C (mg) 1, pro. (g) 26, vit. A (IU) 680, cal. (kcal) 363, Potassium (mg) 686, sodium (mg) 277, iron (mg) 1, sugar (g) 5, calcium (mg) 71, fiber (g) 3, Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (µg) 4, Polyunsaturated fat (g) 5, Folate (µg) 73, Monounsaturated fat (g) 8, Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 1, sat. fat (g) 8, Niacin (mg) 10, chol. (mg) 78, Riboflavin (mg) 0, Fat, total (g) 25, Thiamin (mg) 0, carb. (g) 12

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