Slow-Roasted Salmon with Sweet Chili Glaze and Scallions Recipe

Slow-Roasted Salmon with Sweet Chili Glaze and Scallions Recipe

How To Make Slow-Roasted Salmon With Sweet Chili Glaze

This slow-roasted salmon is so tender and full of flavor. Glazed with a sweet chili sauce for an exquisite dining experience.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 20 minutes
Total: 30 minutes



For the Glaze:

  • ½cupsweet thai chili sauce
  • 1tspsriracha
  • 2tbsplime juice
  • 2tspsoy sauce
  • 1tbspfresh ginger,finely chopped
  • 1bunchscallions,thinly sliced

For the Salmon:

  • lbscenter cut salmon fillet,skin and pin bones removed
  • ½tspsalt
  • tspground black pepper

To Serve:

  • 3handfuls baby greens,arugula, spinach, kale or a combination
  • 1tbspolive oil
  • salt and pepper,to taste
  • 1tbsplime juice
  • 3leaves from sprigs cilantro
  • 3leaves from sprigs mint
  • 1lime,cut into wedges, for serving


  1. Make the glaze: In a bowl, stir together the Thai chili sauce, sriracha, lime juice, soy sauce, ginger, and half of the chopped scallions. Reserve the remaining scallions for the garnish.

  2. Prepare the salmon: Check the salmon for pin bones by running your fingers gently over the surface; remove any pin bones you find. Sprinkle the salmon with salt and pepper on both sides.

  3. Spread about 1/3 cup of the glaze in the center of a 9×13-inch baking dish. Set the salmon fillet on top and move it around a little so that the bottom is coated with glaze. Spread the top with the remaining glaze.

  4. Slow-roast the salmon: Preheat the oven to 275 degrees F.  Roast for 18 to 23 minutes or until a thermometer inserted into the thickest part of the fish registers 130 degrees F.

  5. Toss the salad: In a bowl, toss the greens with olive oil, salt, and pepper. Sprinkle with the lime juice and toss again. Arrange the greens on a platter.

  6. Serve the salmon: With a serving spoon, break the salmon into a few large pieces and set them on the platter on top of the greens.

  7. Scatter the cilantro, mint, and remaining scallions on top. Place the lime wedges around the fish and serve.


  • Calories: 294.35kcal
  • Fat: 17.64g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.80g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.94g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 4.71g
  • Carbohydrates: 8.43g
  • Fiber: 2.40g
  • Sugar: 3.20g
  • Protein: 24.44g
  • Cholesterol: 62.37mg
  • Sodium: 472.75mg
  • Calcium: 37.53mg
  • Potassium: 593.43mg
  • Iron: 1.05mg
  • Vitamin A: 26.67µg
  • Vitamin C: 17.47mg
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