One of my favorite combinations are fresh herbs and fish, and this fresh pesto baked salmon is no exception!
The fresh herbs and parmesan from my easy fresh basil pesto are the key to this recipe. Baking the salmon in the oven melts the cheese and binds the basil and garlic with the fish. The olive oil also oozes into the salmon and spreads the flavors of the pesto into the fish.
Salmon cooks quickly, which makes it a great addition to your weeknight meal plans. But it is also rich and buttery, and will rise to the occasion when you are cooking for company.
Salmon is incredibly healthy, and is known to improve your brain and heart health. Some more of its benefits for you include:
Using my easy fresh basil pesto, this salmon will be a favorite in your house!
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