4 December 2020

Festive One Pan Roast Salmon Fillets & Potatoes W. Avocado Salsa

Festive One Pan Roast Salmon Fillets & Potatoes W. Avocado Salsa


Salmon & Potatoes

  • 500 g baby potatoes halved
  • 5 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • sea salt flakes and black pepper
  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest plus 6 orange slices
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 1 pinch chilli flakes
  • 2 small french shallots thinly sliced
  • 40 g baby rocket
  • 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds

Avocado Salasa

  • 1 avocado diced
  • 8 g coriander chopped
  • 30 g fresh parsley chopped
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • juice of 1/2 an orange
  • juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 1 pinch flaky sea salt


  • Preheat oven to 220C. In a not stick baking pan, toss the potatoes with 2 tablespoons olive oil. Season with salt and black pepper. Roast for 20 minutes, or until tender.
  • Place the salmon on a plate and rub with the oregano, paprika, orange zest, lemon zest, crushed red pepper flakes, and a pinch each of salt and pepper. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons olive oil, rubbing the seasonings evenly into each filet.
  • Remove the potatoes from the oven and push them to one side of the pan. Put the salmon on the other side. Arrange the shallots and orange slices around the salmon. Drizzle over 1 tablespoon olive oil. Return the pan to oven and roast for 10 to 20 minutes more, until the salmon reaches desired doneness.
  • Meanwhile, make the salsa. Combine all ingredients in a bowl and toss to combine.
  • Toss the rocket with the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil, the sesame seeds, and a pinch of salt.
  • To serve, divide the salmon and potatoes between plates. Spoon the salsa over the salmon. Add a handful of rocket to each plate and enjoy!
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