Baked salmon over apple-ginger quinoa

A sophisticated weeknight dinner, the flavorful fish fillets in this baked salmon over apple-ginger quinoa recipe are coated in a delicious juice-based marinade, then baked to perfection.

Drizzle remaining marinade over salmon and serve over fluffy apple-ginger quinoa.
Recipe Baked salmon over apple-ginger quinoa
Ingredients

Baked Salmon over Apple-Ginger Quinoa1 cup plus 2 tablespoons apple Juicy Juice 100% Juice, divided
1/4 cup soy sauce
1 tablespoon honey
2-1/2 teaspoons peeled, grated fresh ginger, divided
1 teaspoon rice wine vinegar
1/2 teaspoon sesame oil
4 (about 6 ounces each) salmon fillets
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/2 cup chopped shallots or onion
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1 cup ivory quinoa, rinsed
1 cup water
1 teaspoon MAGGI Instant Chicken Flavor Bouillon
Ground black pepper
Sliced green onions (optional)

Directions

WHISK 2 tablespoons Juicy Juice, soy sauce, honey, 1 1/2 teaspoons ginger, vinegar and sesame oil. Reserve half of mixture for serving. Pour remaining mixture into shallow pie plate. Add salmon and turn to coat. Cover; marinate in refrigerator for 30 minutes.

PREHEAT oven to 450 F. Line baking sheet with foil.

HEAT olive oil in medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Add shallots and garlic; cook, stirring frequently, for 2 to 3 minutes or until fragrant. Stir in quinoa; cook, stirring constantly, for 2 to 3 minutes. Stir in water, remaining 1 cup Juicy Juice, bouillon and remaining 1 teaspoon ginger. Bring to a boil; reduce heat to low. Cover; cook for 15 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Fluff with fork; cover to keep warm.

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PLACE salmon on prepared baking sheet; sprinkle with pepper. Discard marinade. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork. Drizzle reserved marinade over salmon; serve with apple-ginger quinoa.

Serves 4





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