Glazed Salmon Fillet

Glazed Salmon Fillet

Hello from the salmon addicts with this honey mustard glazed salmon. With rice, salad, burger buns, pita or whatever fits. Just give me pulled salmon. You’ve probably realized how much we love salmon. Did you already try our Salmon with Pomegranate?

This recipe is glazed with thick homemade honey-mustard dill sauce, baked in the oven on low temperature, so the sauce nicely melts all over. Served with homemade pita bread and lime skyr dip and guacamole.

Is salmon healthy?

I actually had a discussion a couple of days ago, if salmon is healthy because of the high ft amount….Guys, seriously? Let me give you a quick nutrition 101 lesson. 🙂

Salmon is a healthy fish that is rich in omega-3 fatty acids. Omega-3s are necessary in a diet because the human body cannot make them. Omega-3s are thought to help reduce blood pressure, lessen inflammation and help protect against cancer.

Salmon is full of nutrients such as protein and B vitamins and also vitamins A and D. Salmon also contains more exotic nutrients such as selenium, potassium,and phosphorus. This combination of nutrients and vitamins is thought to support brain function, immunity and strong bones. Eating salmon is a delicious way to get vital nutrients.

This should make it pretty clear, how important fatty acids are for your body and how beneficial it is, to eat salmon… Of course not every day!

What is a salmon glaze?

We want to glaze the salmon, to achieve  a shiny coating on the food. That means the salmon glaze is simply salmon that is coated in a shiny syrup. Therefore we use honey mixed with mustard and fresh dill. With the honey, you get flavor and color.

This honey mustard glazed salmon make your dinner perfect. The salmon is sweet from honey and slightly tangy from the mustard. This simple glaze not only gives the fillets an eye-catching sheen, but it also gives them a deep golden tint.

If you make this honey mustard glazed salmon recipe, be sure to leave a comment and/or give this recipe a rating! We are happy to hear, how you like this recipe! And of course, if you do make this recipe, don’t forget to tag BeastFeast on Instagram!

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Glazed Salmon Fillet

Glazed with thick homemade honey-mustard dill sauce, baked in the oven.
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Keyword: dill, honey, salmon
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour


Salmon Fillet

  • 750 g Fresh Salmon Fillet
  • 4 tbsp Mustard
  • 3 tbsp Honey
  • 1 tbsp Soy Sauce
  • Fresh Dill chopped
  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil extra virgin
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Pinch of Garlic Powder

Pita Bread

  • 180 g All-Purpose Flour
  • 60 ml Water semi warm
  • 1 tbsp Sugar
  • 8 g Dry active yeast
  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1½ tbsp Salt


Salmon Fillet

  • Preheat oven to 160 ÂşC. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil. Lay the salmon on top and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Fold up the sides of the aluminum foil around the salmon
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together mustard, honey, soy sauce, dill, olive oil, lemon juice. Pour the glaze over the salmon. Top the salmon with aluminum foil and seal
  • Bake for 20-25 minutes or until salmon is cooked throughout. Take the foil off of the top and baste the salmon with the sauce in the foil
  • Broil for 3-5 minutes or until brown and caramelized

Pita Bread

  • Add the warm water, sugar, and yeast to the bowl of a stand mixer along with 1 cup of flour. Whisk everything together until uniform and set it aside for 15 minutes. The mixture should bubble and foam
  • Add the olive oil and salt, along with 100g cups of flour. Mix on low speed, using a dough hook attachment, until the dough is soft and no longer stick to the sides of the bowl. If it does stick, add an additional 30g of flour at a time 
  • Knead on low for 5 to 6 minutes. Remove the dough from the bowl, turn it out onto a floured work surface and form it into a ball
  • ightly oil a large bowl and place the dough inside. Turn it over to coat it with oil, and cover the bowl with a clean kitchen towel. Allow the dough to rise in a warm area for 2 hours or until doubled in size
  • Remove the dough from the bowl and place onto a floured work surface. Form the dough into a large ball and cut it into 8 pieces using a sharp knife and roll the dough balls out into flat and round pitas
  • Brush a cast-iron skillet with a tiny bit of olive oil and place it over medium-high heat. Add the pita bread dough into the skillet and cook until bread begins to puff up and the bottom has browned, about 2-3 minutes. Flip and cook for 2 minutes more
  • Enjoy your BeastFeast
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