Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

California King Salmon Fillets
California king salmon filets with country herb crust.
Serves: 4
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10-15


4 6 ounce salmon fillets, fresh

Country Herb Crust

1/2 cup toasted pecans

1 1/2 teaspoons minced fresh herb leaves (basil, oregano, dill or tarragon)

1 tablespoon chilled butter or margarine cut into small pieces

1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
1/2 teaspoon seasoned pepper

Rinse salmon fillets and pat dry. In food processor coarsely chop pecans. Add fresh herb,
butter, seasoned salt and pepper. Pulse process until all ingredients are mixed and a solid
mixture forms. Place King Salmon fillets skin side down on lightly greased baking pan. Top
each fillet with nut mixture patting it on to form crust. Bake in preheated 400 degree F oven
for 12 to 15 minutes. Salmon is done when meat flakes easily and is evenly colored. The
salmon will continue to cook after it's removed from the oven.