Quick & Easy Firecracker Salmon Recipe

Quick & Easy Firecracker Salmon Recipe | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

Image credit: Joanna Cismaru via YouTube


If you have salmon in your fridge and you don’t know what to do with it yet, then check out this simple recipe by Joanna Cismaru on YouTube, and make a restaurant-quality dish with just a few easy steps. If you want the fish to be more flavorful, then I suggest you let it marinade overnight and bake it the next day for lunch or dinner.


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This baked salmon can be cooked as fast as 15 minutes and is perfect to serve for special occasions, romantic dinners, or your usual mealtime. The ingredients that you’ll need might already be available in your kitchen, too, and if not, then don’t worry because you can easily find them in the nearest store. Watch this video tutorial now to learn how.

Ingredients for Firecracker Salmon:

  • 1½ pounds of salmon fillet, no skin
  • green onions, chopped

Firecracker Salmon Marinade:

  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp of fresh ginger, minced
  • ¼ cup of olive oil
  • ¼ cup of low-sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp of brown sugar
  • 1 tsp of crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 tbsp of Sriracha sauce
  • 1 tsp of ground black pepper

How to Make Firecracker Salmon:

Step 1

In a small bowl, add the minced garlic, minced ginger, olive oil, soy sauce, brown sugar, crushed red pepper flakes, Sriracha sauce, and ground black pepper, then whisk everything until well combined.


Step 2

Place the salmon in a large baking dish with its skin side down, then pour the marinade over the fish, and rub it until well coated up to the sides. Cover the baking dish with plastic wrap, then place it in the fridge to chill and marinate for at least 2 hours or up to 24 hours.

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Image credit: Joanna Cismaru via YouTube

Step 3

Once the fish is almost done marinating, preheat your oven to 375°F or 190°C, then place the baking dish in the oven making sure to remove the plastic first, and allow it to bake for about 15 to 20 minutes or until cooked to preference. Garnish with freshly chopped green onions and serve immediately. Enjoy!

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Image credit: Joanna Cismaru via YouTube



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Quick & Easy Firecracker Salmon Recipe

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