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Salmon in Spicy Coconut Sauce

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Eating Salmon is your next best choice! We leave this recipe for Salmon in Spicy Coconut Sauce that will undoubtedly be one of the favorite recipes of your family recipe book. For the sauce featured in this Salmon recipe you need chili, garlic, curry and ginger. It is important that when you prepare the sauce to cook the salmon, skip the garlic with peel so that it cooks completely; in the end you should peel and liquefy the garlic with the rest of the ingredients.
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4 portions
  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 2 guajillo chilies, chopped
  • 2 chile de árbol peppers
  • 1 head garlic, small, with the shell
  • 1 onion, cut in quarters
  • 2 tablespoons ginger, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cups fresh coriander, , the root
  • 1 tablespoon cumin powder
  • 2 tablespoons paprika, powdered
  • 1 tablespoon turmeric
  • enough salt and pepper
  • 1/4 cups cream cheese
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 Salmon, without the skin, cut into 4 fillets of approximately 200 g
  • enough Chile de árbol pepper
  • 1 cup coconut cream
  • enough fresh coriander


For the sauce, heat a pan over medium heat with the coconut oil, cook the guajillo chile, the chile árbol, the garlic, the onion, the ginger, the cilantro root, the cumin, the paprika and the turmeric. Season with salt and pepper, withdraw and peel the garlic.
Blend the previous preparation with cream cheese and coconut milk. Reservation.
Melt the coconut oil in a skillet over medium heat and cook the salmon with a little salt and pepper on both sides until golden brown. Add the chiles árbol, once they are bright, remove them along with the salmon.
Right there, add the sauce and let it boil. Add the coconut cream, cook 10 minutes or until thicken, add the salmon and chilies, cook 5 minutes more and remove.
Serve salmon, garnish with fresh chili and cilantro.


Serve the salmon with the sauce, decorate with chile árbol and cilantro.


It is important that, when sautéing, you cook the garlic with the peel well so that it cooks completely. Peel and blend with the rest of the ingredients.

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Ratings (6)
Alejandra Sofia
02/08/2020 15:40:33
Muy buena ! La verdad la ame ! Gracias
Jorge Padilla
18/03/2020 07:28:14
Muy buena y relativamente fácil de hacer. La salsa se puede recomendar para algún guiso con carne de cerdo.
María Santana
21/12/2019 16:17:10
Cálida 5 nutritiva y facil
China Vigil
15/11/2019 20:16:44
se ve muy apetesible se antoja y muy sano.
Rocío SA
12/11/2019 23:28:05
Ale eres excelente !
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