Grilled Salmon with Creamy Pesto Sauce

Grilled Salmon with Creamy Pesto Sauce This velvety and versatile sauce is also delicious served with chicken or other varieties of fish. For even more flavor, additional pesto could be brushed over the salmon before grilling.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 10 mins

    COOK : 10 mins

    TOTAL : 20 mins

    SERVING : 4

    YIELD : 4 servings

  • Heat grill to medium heat.

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  • Brush both sides of fish with oil. Grill, skin-sides down, 10 min. or until fish flakes easily with fork.

  • Meanwhile, cook cream cheese and milk in saucepan on medium heat 2-3 min. or until cream cheese is completely melted and sauce is well blended, stirring constantly. Stir in pesto.

  • Serve fish topped with sauce and parsley.

Per Serving: 351 calories; protein 28g; carbohydrates 3.1g; fat 25.4g; cholesterol 85.8mg; sodium 226.2mg. Round out the meal with hot cooked rice and steamed vegetables. For added flavor, drizzle fish lightly with fresh lemon juice before serving.