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Cinnamon Rub Salmon

Simple and delicious Salmon dish with a dash of cinnamon
Course: Main Course
Keyword: dinner ideas, healthy recipes, quick meals, salmon
Author: cherise.mazur


  • 2 pieces Salmon
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts (pulse in mixer)
  • 2 tsp mustard aioli (divided)
  • 1 tbsp Avocado Oil


  • Preheat oven to 400f
  • Spread each salmon with 1tsp each of mustard
  • Mix together cinnamon, smoked paprika and crushed walnuts. Then sprinkle over mustard topped salmon
  • Add avocado oil to cast iron skillet to heat up. Lay both pieces of salmon skin side down and cook 7-10 minutes until browned on bottom
  • Add to baking sheet and cook in oven until cooked through. 10-12 minutes depending on the thickness of your salmon pieces.
  • Let them rest a few minutes after baking then enjoy!