Raspberry Salmon Cakes with Chipotle Aioli Recipe

Raspberry Salmon Cakes with Chipotle Aioli Recipe

How To Make Raspberry Salmon Cakes with Chipotle Aioli

Add a fruity punch to the usual salmon cakes with this raspberry-filled recipe. The pan-fried goodies are then served with a spicy garlic-mayo sauce.

Preparation: 30 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 50 minutes



For Raspberry Salmon Cakes:

  • ¾lbfresh salmon fillet,deboned
  • 3tbspextra virgin olive oil,divided
  • 1cupfresh raspberries
  • ¼cupall-purpose flour
  • ¼cuppanko bread crumbs
  • 3green onions,(white and light parts only), chopped
  • 2clovesgarlic,minced
  • 1tbspdijon mustard
  • ½tspsalt
  • 1large egg,beaten

For Chipotle Aioli:

  • ¾cupmayonnaise
  • 2clovesgarlic,finely minced
  • 1tbspchipotle chili powder
  • ½tsponion powder
  • ¼tspdried oregano
  • ¼tspcumin
  • ¼tspkosher salt,or more to taste
  • 1tbspfresh lime juice


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and line a large rimmed baking pan with parchment paper.

  2. Drizzle ½ tablespoon of olive oil on each side of the salmon and season generously with salt and pepper. Lay salmon on the prepared baking sheet and bake in the oven for about 15 minutes, or until the fish is firm and flakes away easily with a fork.

  3. Allow salmon to cool and then flake using a fork or hands.

  4. In a large mixing bowl, place the flaked salmon with the raspberries, flour, bread crumbs, green onions, garlic, mustard, salt and egg. Mix thoroughly, breaking up the raspberries, until well combined.

  5. Form 4 small patties, using roughly 3 tablespoons of the mixture. The patties should be about 3-inches wide and ½-inch thick.

  6. Heat a large skillet on medium heat with 1 tablespoon of the olive oil. Carefully place the patties in the hot pan and cook for about 2 to 3 minutes per side, or until each side is golden brown.

  7. Remove to a serving dish and repeat with the remaining olive oil and salmon mixture.


  1. Place mayonnaise, garlic, chipotle chili powder, onion powder, oregano, cumin, salt and lime juice in a large bowl and stir together. Taste and add any additional salt as needed.

  2. Serve the salmon cakes with the aioli on the side. Or put a dollop on each salmon cake when serving, and sprinkle with some of the chopped green parts of the green onions. Serve with lime slices as garnish.


  • Calories: 330.12kcal
  • Fat: 28.48g
  • Saturated Fat: 4.72g
  • Trans Fat: 0.00g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 9.80g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 12.49g
  • Carbohydrates: 8.02g
  • Fiber: 1.82g
  • Sugar: 1.05g
  • Protein: 10.68g
  • Cholesterol: 55.08mg
  • Sodium: 253.22mg
  • Calcium: 28.66mg
  • Potassium: 239.74mg
  • Iron: 0.97mg
  • Vitamin A: 28.15µg
  • Vitamin C: 7.84mg
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