Javanese Roasted Salmon And Wilted Spinach

Javanese Roasted Salmon And Wilted Spinach
Javanese Roasted Salmon And Wilted Spinach

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

8

servings

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

8

servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2

    cup unsalted butter - (1 stick) plus

  • 3

    tablespoons unsalted butter

  • 1

    teaspoon dried crushed red pepper

  • 1

    large garlic clove minced

  • 1/2

    cup golden brown sugar - (packed)

  • 1/2

    cup fresh lime juice

  • 1/2

    cup soy sauce

  • 2

    teaspoons cornstarch dissolved in

  • 2

    teaspoons water

  • 8

    salmon fillets - (7 oz ea)

  • 2

    bags baby spinach - (6 oz ea)

  • Salt to taste

  • Freshly-ground black pepper to taste

Directions

Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Melt 1/2 cup butter in heavy large saucepan over medium heat. Add crushed red pepper and garlic and stir until fragrant, about 1 minute. Add sugar; whisk until mixture is melted and smooth and begins to bubble, about 4 minutes. Whisk in lime juice and soy sauce. Increase heat and boil until reduced to 1 1/2 cups, about 2 minutes. Add cornstarch mixture and boil until thick, about 3 minutes. Set sauce aside. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in heavy large skillet over high heat. Working in batches, cook salmon until golden brown, about 2 minutes per side. Transfer to baking sheet. Spoon 1 tablespoon sauce over each fillet. Roast until fish is opaque in center, about 5 minutes. Melt remaining 2 tablespoons butter in large pot over medium-high heat. Add spinach and toss until wilted but still bright green, about 3 minutes. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Using tongs, divide spinach among 8 plates. Top each with salmon fillet; drizzle with remaining sauce and serve. This recipe yields 8 servings. Spicy sauces with sweet-and-sour flavors are popular in Javanese food and, in this case, pair deliciously with salmon.

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