Moroccan Spiced Salmon

(from desert.rose32’s recipe box)

Categories: Fish


  • 4 cloves minced garlic
  • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp paprika
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground coriander
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 2 12-oz salmon fillets
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro


  1. Put the marinade ingredients in a large ziplock bag, then place the fish in the bag, making sure that the marinade coats both sides of the fish. Refrigerate for 4-6 hours.

  2. Add 2 tbsp water to the slow cooker. Cover and cook 2 hours on low. When done, let the fish sit, uncovered, for 5 minutes before serving.

  3. Use a spatula to remove the fish from the slow cooker and transfer to a plate. Gently remove any bones from the fish.

  4. To serve, divide the fish between plates, serve it on top of couscous or rice, and garnish each portion with cilantro.

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