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coconut lime salmon

Coconut Lime Salmon

Course: Main
Cuisine: Low Carb
Keyword: keto salmon recipes
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 19 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 507kcal
Author: Angela Coleby
Coconut, lime and salmon are a classic combination in this quick and easy dinner, ready in 15 minutes.
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  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 14 oz coconut milk, tinned
  • 1 tablespoon fresh ginger grated
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon lime zest
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon ground coriander
  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil

To Serve

  • 4 lime slices
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped


  • Season the salmon fillets with the salt and pepper.
  • Heat the avocado oil in a large skillet on a medium heat. Sear the salmon fillets for 2 to 3 minutes each side. Remove the salmon from the pan and set aside.
  • Add the garlic and ginger to the skillet and cook for 2 minutes until golden.
  • Pour the coconut milk into the pan with the ground coriander, lime juice and zest. Stir well.
  • Add the salmon fillets and simmer for about 5 minutes until the salmon is tender and flaky.
  • Serve with lime slices and scatter fresh chopped basil on top


Makes 4 servings of one salmon fillet each.
The net carbs will be the total carb count minus the fibre count. Carb count excludes sugar alcohols.
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Serving: 1serving | Calories: 507kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 39g | Fiber: 1g