Baked Salmon (with Lime, Jalapeno Chive and Sour Cream Sauce)

Recipe by Tonkcats
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SERVES: 2
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 500 degrees.
  • Butter baking dish. Place salmon in dish skin side down.
  • Mix lime juice and butter. Brush over salmon.
  • Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Let stand 15 minutes.
  • Bake until fish is almost opaque, about 9 minutes per inch of thickness.
  • Meanwhile prepare sauce:
  • Melt butter in heavy small saucepan over medium-low heat. Add chilies and cook until tender, stirring occasionally, about 3 minutes.
  • Add sour cream and stir until heated through; do not boil.
  • Mix in lime juice. Add salt and pepper.
  • Transfer fish to platter. Spoon sauce over.
  • Sprinkle generously with chives.
  • Garnish with lime wedges.
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