Honey and Dijon are often used in salmon recipes, but here the pecans shower the salmon with additional flavor. . .
–salmon fillet (size of 2 decks of cards, one-half pound)
–chopped fresh parsley (1 handful)
–chopped pecans (one-third cup, packaged)
–lemon juice (3 squirts)
–honey ( 3 tablespoons)
–honey Dijon mustard (3 tablespoons)
–salt and pepper
–extra virgin olive oil
–clam juice (one-eighth cup)
1 – Place the salmon in a covered baking dish. Drench in lemon juice. Pour in the clam juice. Season with salt and pepper.Drizzle ribbons of honey and honey Dijon mustard on top. Then sprinkle chopped fresh parsley and chopped pecans on top. Finish with a few drops of extra virgin olive oil.
2 – Microwave on high for 3 minutes. Salmon is better if slightly under-cooked, flaky but not red.
3 – Serve the salmon hot.
–salmon adapted from Salmon 365 (a kindle book).