Glazed Salmon with Rice Recipe

Make a tasty fish dinner tonight with this quick and easy recipe that is sure to impress. The salmon is brushed with a delicately sweet glaze and served over brown rice….

Special Diets: Heart Healthy Recipe and Diabetes Recipe

Category: Entrees, Heart Healthy, and Diabetes Friendly

Ingredients

4 servings

  • 2 Tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup long-grain brown rice
  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • 4 skinless salmon fillets (4 oz each)
  • 1 large red onion, cut into 1/4-inch-thick wedges
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • Black pepper to taste

Directions

Preheat broiler. In a bowl, combine brown sugar and soy sauce; set aside.Cook rice according to package directions, stirring in broccoli during the last 3 minutes. Remove from heat and let stand until broccoli is tender, about 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork.Lightly coat a shallow baking pan with nonstick cooking spray. Arrange the salmon and onion in baking pan. Drizzle with oil and season with black pepper.Broil the salmon, spooning half the sugar and soy sauce glaze over the salmon during the last 2 minutes of cooking, until the salmon is opaque throughout, 8 to 10 minutes. Serve the salmon and onion over the rice with the remaining glaze.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 4 oz salmon plus 1/2 cup rice

Amount Per Serving

Calories
302
% Daily Value*
  • Total Fat
    8g
    12%
  • Saturated Fat
    1g
    5%
  • Cholesterol
    59mg
    20%
  • Sodium
    379mg
    16%
  • Total Carbohydrate
    30g
    10%
  • Dietary Fiber
    3g
    12%
  • Protein
    26g
    52%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calories needs.