Maple Grilled Salmon




Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Cindy Barr

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice 
  • (6-ounce) salmon fillets, skinned 
  • Cooking spray 
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt 
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper



Preparation:

  1. 1. Combine first 3 ingredients in a large zip-top plastic bag; add fish. Seal and marinate in refrigerator 3 hours.
  2. 2. Preheat grill or grill pan to medium-high heat.
  3. 3. Remove fish from bag, reserving the marinade. Pour marinade into a small saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook until reduced to 2 tablespoons (about 5 minutes).
  4. 4. Place fish on grill rack or pan coated with cooking spray; grill 4 minutes on each side or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork or until desired degree of doneness, basting occasionally with marinade. Remove fish from grill; sprinkle with salt and pepper.