Salmon New Orleans Red Lobster Recipe

As we celebrate the one-year milestone of our culinary journey together, what better way to mark the occasion than by delving into a delectable recipe that promises to tantalize your taste buds? In this special blog post, we’ll be exploring the intricacies of the Salmon New Orleans Red Lobster recipe. So, get ready to embark on a flavorful adventure that combines the richness of salmon with the vibrant essence of the Big Easy.


Salmon New Orleans Red Lobster


For the Salmon:

  • 4 salmon fillets, approximately 6 ounces each
  • 2 tbsp of olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons of smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp of dried thyme
  • Salt and pepper, to your taste

For the New Orleans Sauce:

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 1 cup diced yellow bell pepper
  • 1 cup diced red onion
  • 1 tbsp minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon Cajun seasoning
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • Fresh parsley, for garnish


1. Prepare the Salmon:

  • Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C).
  • Arrange the salmon fillets on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  • Mix olive oil, smoked paprika, dried thyme, salt, and pepper in a small bowl.
  • Brush the spice mixture onto the salmon fillets, ensuring a thorough and even coating.
  • Roast the salmon in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes or until it effortlessly flakes with a fork.

2. Create the New Orleans Sauce:

  • In a sizable skillet, melt unsalted butter over medium heat.
  • Combine the diced red and yellow bell peppers, red onion, and minced garlic in the skillet. Sauté until the vegetables are tender.
  • Stir in Cajun seasoning and continue cooking for an additional 2 minutes.
  • Pour in heavy cream and chicken broth, then stirring continuously.
  • Season the sauce with salt and pepper to taste. Allow it to simmer until it thickens slightly.

3. Combine Salmon and Sauce:

  • Once the salmon is cooked, delicately transfer it to the skillet with the New Orleans sauce.
  • Spoon the sauce over the salmon fillets, then ensure a generous and even coating.
  • Allow the dish to simmer for 2-3 minutes, then allow the vibrant flavors to meld together.

4. Garnish and Serve:

  • To finish, sprinkle a generous amount of fresh parsley over the Salmon New Orleans, then provide a burst of color and added freshness.
  • Serve the hot dish with your preferred sides.
  • Rice, mashed potatoes, or a crisp salad make excellent companions to this flavorful creation.


As we commemorate our one-year milestone together, let the Salmon New Orleans Red Lobster recipe stand as a testament to the delightful culinary adventures that await us in the future. This dish not only pays homage to the rich flavors of New Orleans but also serves as a reminder that the joy of cooking is a journey worth savoring. Here’s to many more delicious recipes and shared moments in the years to come!

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