This simple dish is perfect for a summer BBQ or a quick weeknight meal. The sweet and spicy salsa is the perfect topping for salmon. Not only is salmon loaded with healthy fats, it’s also a great source of protein. Pair with some grilled corn, side salad, or brown rice for an easy, healthy, summer meal.

Makes: 4 Servings | Serving Size: 1 (4oz) Salmon Filet with 1/4 Pineapple Salsa

Prep Time: 10 min | Cook Time: 10 min | Total Time: 20 min

Ingredients

  • 4 (4-ounce) salmon filets 1⁄4 teaspoon garlic
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon salt, divided
  • 1⁄8 teaspoon ground pepper 1 cup pineapple, diced
  • 1 tomatoes, diced
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1⁄2 jalape​ñ​o, veins and seeds removed, then diced 2 tablespoons red onion, diced
  • 1⁄4 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1⁄2 lime, juiced
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon cumin

Directions

  1. Preheat grill on low heat. Spray with cooking spray or brush with olive oil.
  2. Sprinkle the salmon filets with garlic, 1⁄8 teaspoon salt, and ground pepper.
  3. Grill on low heat until cooked through and easily flaked with a fork—about 5 minutes oneach side.
  4. Place the rest of the ingredients in a bowl. Mix until well combined.
  5. To serve, top each filet with 1⁄4 of the pineapple jalape​ñ​o salsa.

 

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