Herby Salmon Filletsby the Chef Marshall O'Brien Group

Oven-roasting salmon with herbs and spices on a foil-lined pan allows for easy clean-up of this simple, tasty meal. The lemon and basil highlight the tasty flavor of the salmon.

Recipe provided by the Chef Marshall O’Brien Group.

Serves 4


  • 1 1/4 pounds salmon, portioned into serving sizes
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1⁄4 teaspoon black pepper, or to taste
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 1 tablespoon garlic, minced
  • 1⁄2 cup white onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 fresh lemon, reserve half for juice, slice other half thinly


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Rub fillets with olive oil, salt and pepper.
  • Remove any bones with a tweezers or pliers.
  • Line pan with parchment or foil. Choose a sheet pan with 1⁄2 inch sides to retain cooking juices.
  • Place fillets, skin side down, on sheet pan.
  • Combine herbs, garlic and onions. Cover fillets with mixture. Squeeze lemon juice on fillets and place lemon slices on top of each fillet.
  • Bake in oven until firm to the touch, about 15-25 minutes.

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