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Grills aren’t just for burgers! Fresh pesto will make your salmon quite the catch at your next party.

Recipe Ingredients

1 cup fresh basil leaves
1 clove garlic
1/4 cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano
1/4 cup pine nuts
1/3 cup Smart Balance® Cooking Oil
6 (5 oz) salmon steaks
kosher salt, fresh pepper to taste

Recipe Steps

In a food processor or mini blender pulse basil, garlic, Parmigiano-Reggiano, pine nuts, salt and pepper until smooth.

Slowly add the Smart Balance® Cooking Oil while pulsing.

Sprinkle salmon with above mixture. Heat an outdoor grill or indoor grill pan over high heat until hot. Lightly brush the pan with Smart Balance® Cooking Oil and reduce the heat to medium-low. Place the salmon on the hot grill pan and cook 5 minutes on each side. Transfer to a platter and top each piece of fish with 1/2 tablespoon pesto.

Nutrition Facts

6 servings
Nutrition per serving
Calories 336
Protein 32g
Carbohydrates 1g
Fat 23g
Saturated Fat 3g
Mono Fat 10g
Poly Fat 6g
Trans Fatty Acid 0g
Cholesterol 69mg
Sodium 160mg
Dietary Fiber 0g