Sweet & Spicy Salmon Marinade

reader reviews

“Seriously good marinade! This was so good. The whole family loved it.” ~ Jodi

key ingredients:

olive oil soy sauce honey garlic red pepper flakes salmon

about this recipe

few ingredients easy prep make ahead

This 5-ingredient salmon marinade produces wildly flavorful and perfectly fork-tender, flaky fillets from the oven or grill in record time! Made with a touch of honey, a drizzle of savory soy sauce, a healthy dose of zesty garlic, and a pinch of red pepper flakes, you’ll never make salmon any other way again.

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Gather ingredients.

STEP 2:

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Whisk marinade ingredients.

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Add half of the marinade to the salmon.

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Toss to coat & marinate.

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Bake, grill, or broil salmon.

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Top with reserved marinade & serve.

Since salmon is delicate, don’t marinate the fish longer than 1 hour. Save time by meal prepping the marinade up to 4 days in advance. Then, all you have to worry about is marinating and cooking the salmon the night of!

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