Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon – the best and easiest asian salmon marinade made with delicious ginger and garlic. The result is moist, flavorful, and juicy.

Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon – the best and easiest salmon recipe ever! Moist, flavorful, juicy, and takes only 10 mins to prep. So good you want seconds!! | rasamalaysia.com

Quick and easy recipe for Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon.

Quick and easy recipe for Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon.

The Best Baked Salmon

This baked salmon recipe comes from my very popular ginger garlic baked chicken. It is one of the best salmon recipes ever!

Imagine baking the salmon with some ginger, garlic, honey, soy sauce, and oyster sauce.

Ginger and garlic are two of my favorite ingredients. I never run out of them in my kitchen.

In Asian cooking, they are two of the most important ingredients that impart amazing aromas and flavors to all kinds of food, especially when they are used to marinate protein such as chicken, meat, or seafood such as salmon.

The end result is SO good. The salmon is extremely flavorful and delightful.

Oven baked Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon on top of rice.

Oven baked Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon on top of rice.

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Ingredients for Salmon Marinade

  • Ginger
  • Garlic
  • Soy sauce
  • Oyster sauce
  • Honey
  • Sesame oil

Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon marinade cut open with a fork.

Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon marinade cut open with a fork.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do know if salmon is cooked?

Salmon will turn pink when it cooks. Use a knife to poke the thickest part after about 7 minutes of cooking. If the meat begins to flake and still has a little of that translucency, it’s cooked!

What temp should Salmon be cooked to?

Salmon should reach an internal temperature of 145 degrees Fahrenheit.

How many calories?

This recipe has 83 calories per serving.

Easy homemade salmon recipe with ginger garlic marinade ready to serve.

Easy homemade salmon recipe with ginger garlic marinade ready to serve.

What Dishes to Serve with this Recipe?

This dish is best served on top of steamed rice. For a wholesome meal and easy weeknight dinner, I recommend the following recipes.

Yield: 3 people

Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon

Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon – the best and easiest salmon recipe ever! Moist, flavorful, juicy, and takes only 10 mins to prep. So good you want seconds!! 

Prep Time 10 minutes

Cook Time 15 minutes

Total Time 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb salmon, cut into 2-3 pieces
  • 1 piece ginger, peeled and chopped (2-inch)
  • 5 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1/2 tablespoon oyster sauce
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 3 dashes white pepper
  • 1 pinch salt

Instructions

  1. Rinse the salmon and pat dry with paper towels. Add the ginger and garlic to the salmon and gently rub them on the salmon. Add the rest of the ingredients to the salmon, stir to mix well so the salmon are nicely coated with all the ingredients.
  2. Set aside to marinate for at least 30 minutes or best for 2 hours in the fridge.

  3. Pre-heat the oven to 375 F. Line the salmon on a cookie sheet line with greased aluminum foil and bake for 15 minutes in the middle of the oven, or until the surface turn brown or slightly charred. Serve warm with rice.

Notes

If the ginger and garlic are burned on the surface of the salmon, scrape them off before serving.

Nutrition Information

Serving Size

3 people
Amount Per Serving Calories 267Total Fat 11gSaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 83mgSodium 666mgCarbohydrates 9gFiber 1gSugar 6gProtein 31g

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