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Quebec Poached Salmon

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Category: Fish

 Ingredients List

  • 4 Salmon steaks 4-6
  • 1 tb Oil; salad
  • 1 Lemon juice; from 1 lemon
  • Lemon peel; from 1/2 lemon
  • 1 tb Salt
  • 1 Onion; small-quartered
  • 4 Parsley sprigs
  • 6 Peppercorns-crushed with
  • -back of spoon


1/2 c Green onion tops or: Chives
1/2 c Green pepper
1/4 c Parsley
1/2 c Spinach- uncooked
2 tb Lemon juice
1 c Mayonnaise

Spread the oil in a fry pan or baking dish. Place the salmon steaks next to
one another, but not overlapping. Add the lemon juice and peel,
peppercorns, salt, onion and just enough hot water to cover the fish. Cover
and poach on top of the stove (if using fry pan) over low heat, for 10-12
minutes or in 325F oven (in baking dish) for the same length of time or
until the salmon flakes. Allow the fish to cool in the liquid. Drain well
and remove the skin. Arrange on platter, then cover completely with the
following sauce. Serve with a cucumber salad. SAUCE VERTE: Chop the
vegetables coarsely and put in blender with lemon juice. Cover and blend
until it turns into a sort of mush with small bits of this and that in it.
Add the mayonnaise and blend. If you don't have a blender, chop the
ingredients very finely and blend them into the mayonnaise with the lemon
juice, crushing them as much as possible to give color to the sauce.

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