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How to Bake Salmon in Foil

How to Bake Salmon in Foil

How to Bake Salmon in Foil

Baking salmon in foil permits us the more tasty meal and easy cleanup. This technique recipe for cooking salmon fools the moisture private the foil to avoid the food from drying out. With this method, you can bake different flavors into your salmon. I think bake salmon in foil is not too difficult. There are different recipes for cooking salmon. In the below description I’ll explore just two recipes about how to bake salmon in foil.

You can permeate your salmon with lemon, orange, different herbs and vegetables for a better-off taste. Baked salmon in foil is very easy to make and appeals composed in less than 30 minutes.

How to Bake Salmon in Foil

Salmon Baked in Foil

Baked Salmon in Foil


  • 4 salmon fillets
  • 2 teaspoons olive oil plus 2 tablespoons
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 tomatoes, chopped
  • 2 chopped shallots
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme


Spray salmon with two tablespoons olive oil, salt, and pepper. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Mix the tomatoes, 2 tablespoons of oil, shallots, oregano, salt, pepper, lemon juice, thyme, and tomatoes in a bowl to blend.

Atop a sheet of foil into the center of the oven and place salmon fillet oiled side down, wrap the ends of the foil to form a spiral shape. Pour the spoon tomato mixture over the salmon and fold the foil over the fish and tomato mixture, covering entirely and seal the packet closed.

After that foil packet on a baking sheet and repeat the process again and again until all of the salmon have been separately wrapped in foil and placed on the baking sheet. Baked salmon about 25 minutes, when you see it is ready transferring the foil packets to plates and serves.

Garlic Butter Baked Salmon in Foil

Garlic Butter Baked Salmon in Foil

As a say, this is an easy and simplest recipe for cooking salmon in foil. When you can pour all your ingredients into a small bowl after that you baste your salmon pieces with lemon garlic sauce.

This lemony, garlicky, buttery salmon is going to make you like you need to be getting bites with your pinky raised in the air. Below is the full recipe of garlic butter baked salmon in foil with a detail of temperature to cook salmon.


  • 1 ¼ pound Sockeye or Coho salmon
  • 1 1/2 or 2 tablespoons Lemon juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons Cold butter, cubed
  • 1/2 tsp. Salt
  • ¼ tsp. Black pepper
  • ¼ tsp. Italian seasoning
  • ¼ red pepper flakes
  • 1 tbsp. chopped parsley, for garnishing


Preheat the oven to 370 degrees F and place a rack in the mid of the oven.

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Over the medium heat combine the lemon juice, minced garlic in a saucepan and allow the lemon juice to reduce to one tablespoon.

Place butter into the pan and remove from the heat. Now swirl, so butter starts to melt. Place again on the heat for few seconds and removed and swirl until butter melt entirely.

Place salmon pieces in foil. Foil should be ample large to fold over and seal. Add garlic butter sauce to the salmon with spoon or brush and season with salt, pepper, red pepper, and Italian seasoning flakes. Cover with foil so that all side completely closed, so the sauce does not leak.

Add into the oven and baked 12-14 minutes until firm. After that, open the foil and permit the fish to broil in the oven for 2-3 minutes. Having an eye on it, so the fish doesn’t burn when you feel it is completely ready, remove from the oven. Topping with parsley and serve directly.

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