Note: This is a very delicate, mild sauce. For more flavor, increase orange zest to 1 tablespoon (recommended).
–salmon (size of 4 decks of cards, 1 pound)
–honey (2 tablespoons, bottled)
–lemon juice (2 squirts, bottles)
–apple juice (3 tablespoons, bottled)
–maple syrup (one-third cup, bottled)
–orange juice (one-third cup, bottled)
–minced garlic (1 tablespoon, bottled)
–orange zest (1 teaspoon, bottled)
–salt and pepper
1 – Place the salmon in a covered baking dish. Add maple syrup, apple juice, and orange juice, and stir. Drench the salmon in lemon juice. Season with salt, pepper, orange zest, and olive oil. Place minced garlic on top. Finish with honey drizzled over the top.
2 – Microwave for 7 minutes on high. Salmon is better if cooked medium rare.
3- Serve the salmon hot, atop jasmine rice (1 cup rice, with 1 and three-quarters cup water, microwaved, covered, for 5 minutes on high, and then 10 minutes on 50 percent power).
–salmon adapted from Salmon, the Cookbook (a kindle e-book).