Roasted Salmon with Herbed Yogurt

  • Author: Chef May Hennemann
  • Total Time: 30
  • Yield: 4 1x


Chef May’s deceptively simple salmon dish will serve 4 hungry diners, but go ahead and double it to serve as an impressive main course at your next dinner party. We used Straus’s greek yogurt for the dipping sauce, but their whole milk will work as well!



Roasted Salmon with Herbed Yogurt

  • 2 ounces Unsalted butter
  • 1 Tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 tsps Thyme leaves
  • 3/4 cup Panko or breadcrumbs
  • salt and pepper To taste
  • 3 lbs Center cut salmon fillet

Herbed Yogurt

  • 1 cup Greek yogurt
  • 1 Tbsp Minced shallot
  • 2 tsps Chopped tarragon
  • 1 Tbsp Chopped parsley


Roasted Salmon with Herbed Yogurt

  1. Preheat oven to 325°
  2. Melt butter in a small sauté pan over medium heat until golden brown.
  3. Add mustard, thyme, salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Add panko to pan and stir until crumbs are evenly coated with the mustard butter.
  5. Place salmon on a parchment lined sheet pan. Season with salt and pepper. Cover the top of the salmon with the mustard crumbs pressing lightly.
  6. Roast for 15-20 minutes or until crust is light brown.

Herbed Yogurt

  1. Stir together yogurt, shallot, tarragon, parsley.
  2. Season to taste with salt and pepper and serve with salmon.

Keywords: Roasted Salmon