Assyrian Barbecued Wild Salmon Dinner Fillets


  • 4 - 6oz. Healthy Hearts Wild Salmon Dinner Fillets
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 2 cloves garlic,minced
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 1/2 Tbs lemon juice
  • 1/4 C sesame seed
  • 1 1/2 Tbs extra-virgin olive
  • 2 Tbs minced fresh dill
  • 1 tsp ground cardamom
  • Lemon wedges


  1. In a bowl, combine garlic, lemon juice, olive oil, cardamom, cloves, and, if desired, 1/2 teaspoon salt. On a plate, mix sesame seed and dill.
  2. Rinse salmon fillets, drain, add to oil mixture, and turn to coat. Lift out dinner fillets, 1 at a time, and lay each cut side in seed mixture to coat. Place in a single layer on a plate.
  3. Lightly oil a barbecue grill over a solid bed of medium coals or a gas grill on medium heat. Lay salmon on grill. Close lid on gas grill. Cook salmon until browned on bottom, 3 to 4 minutes.
  4. Turn with a wide spatula and continue to cook until salmon is opaque but still moist-looking in center of thickest part (cut to test), 4 to 6 minutes more.
  5. With spatula, transfer salmon dinner fillets to plates. Season to taste with salt and juice from lemon wedges. Garnish with dill sprigs.
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Serves 4

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