More

    Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon Dinner Recipe

    Perfectly cooked keto salmon recipe in a mouth-watering creamy lemon garlic sauce!

    Salmon, butter, cream, lemon, garlic.

    Can you think of a more beautiful combination?

    You are going to fall in love with our Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon!

    So simple to make in less than 15 minutes, and so impressive served with a low-carb side dish like a salad or zucchini fries for a more vibrant and crunchy option.

    Salmon is a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids and potassium which are great for heart health and salmon is also a good source of protein.

    Try this scrumptious recipe and you won’t be disappointed.

    Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon Dinner

    For this delicious recipe you’ll need:

    • 2 Salmon fillets (around 150g / 5.3oz each)
    • 2 tbsp Butter
    • 1/2 cup Double Cream
    • 3 cloves Garlic
    • 1 medium Lemon (juice and zest)
    • Salt and Pepper

    Easy!

    To start, heat the butter in a deep pan and sauté your salmon fillets for around 1 minute on each side.

    While you’re doing that, thinly slice your garlic and zest your lemon.

    Add the garlic to your pan with the salmon and let it cook for another minute.

    Pour in your double cream, lemon zest then season with salt and pepper.

    Let the cream cook until it thickens, then lower the heat and add your lemon juice gently stirring to incorporate it with the sauce.

    This lemon garlic salmon goes great with a low carb salad or side dish like our keto zucchini fries.

    Be sure to give this delicious dinner recipe a try and incorporate it into one of our keto meal plans!

    I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I did, remember to leave a comment below!

    Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon

    Print Pin Save to My Recipes
    Course: Dinner
    Prep Time: 5 minutes
    Cook Time: 7 minutes
    Servings: 2
    Calories: 603kcal

    Ingredients

    • 2 fillets Salmon (150g each) fresh or frozen
    • 2 tbsp Butter
    • 1/2 cup Double Cream
    • 3 cloves Garlic
    • 1 medium Lemon juice and zest
    • 1/2 tsp Salt
    • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper

    Instructions

    • Heat the butter in a deep pan and sauté the salmon for a minute on each side.
    • In the meantime thinly slice the garlic. Add to pan with the salmon and cook for another minute.
    • Pour in the cream, add the lemon zest, and season with salt and pepper to taste. When the sauce thickens, lower the heat and add the lemon juice stirring to incorporate to the sauce.
    • Serve warm with a low-carb side dish.

    Notes

    Net Carbs: 4.4g

    Nutrition

    Nutrition Facts
    Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon
    Amount Per Serving (1 Salmon fillet)
    Calories 603 Calories from Fat 438
    % Daily Value*
    Fat 48.7g75%
    Saturated Fat 25g156%
    Cholesterol 111mg37%
    Sodium 1265mg55%
    Potassium 144mg4%
    Carbohydrates 5.4g2%
    Fiber 1g4%
    Sugar 1.8g2%
    Protein 37.7g75%
    Calcium 179mg18%
    Iron 1mg6%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
    Chelf
    Chelfhttp://www.chelf.net/
    Chelf is a coffee-addict chef with a degree in personal nutrition, food biochemistry and social media marketing. Based in Greece, she left her heart in England where she had the best tomato soup ever. You'll find her in her "kitchen factory" where she cooks up delicious treats while listening to heavy metal tunes.

    Leave a Reply

    Related Articles

    3 Super-Healthy Keto Zucchini Recipes

    Simple and super easy to make Keto Zucchini Recipes that you'll love! Zucchini is a great vegetable for your keto diet because of its low...

    Keto Chicken Broccoli and Cheddar Casserole

    With the mouth-watering combination of broccoli and cheddar, this keto-friendly chicken broccoli and cheddar casserole is quickly becoming one of my favorite dishes. A hearty,...

    Keto Jalapeño Mexican Fudge (For Cheese Lovers!)

    For you girls that love cheese like I do there really is nothing better than Jalapeño Mexican Fudge. A caramelized crusty topping with a dense,...

    Keto Nuts: 5 Best Fat-Burning Low Carb Nuts

    Nuts are the ultimate keto snacks! Rich in healthy fats and incredibly low in simple carbohydrates, nuts have the perfect fat-to-carb ratio that helps...

    Keto Roasted Garlic Cauliflower (Super Side Dish Recipe!)

    Our keto roasted garlic cauliflower is super versatile and goes with just about anything. Crispy cauliflower browned to perfection with garlic and olive oil and...

    Keto Ham & Eggs with Cheddar & Chives

    If you're after a satisfying, quick-and-easy low-carb breakfast look no further! This classic ham and eggs with cheddar and chives will keep you loaded with...

    Keto Chocolate and Peanut Butter Muffins

    These low-carb chocolate and peanut and butter muffins are mouthwateringly good and super healthy. Full of creamy peanut butter chocolate flavor and chocolate chips, you...

    Keto Diet Macronutrients Guide

    We love the ketogenic diet, but it isn’t magic. Like any other diet, the keto diet requires you to eat the right kinds of foods,...

    Keto Baked Zucchini Fries (Only 4 Ingredients!)

    Say goodbye to potato fries. These keto, baked zucchini fries will become your family’s all-time favorite. They crisp up nicely in the oven, and you can...

    Keto Buckeye Cookies

    Keto Buckeye Cookies 2.5 cups Almond Flour1/2 cup Peanut Butter1/4 cup Coconut Oil1/4 cup Stevia3 tbsp Maple Syrup1 tbsp Vanilla Extract1 1/2 tsp...

    Keto Peanut Butter Mousse

    Peanut butter lovers get ready to jump for joy. Soft and buttery a bowl of mousse is always a crowd-pleaser, and this keto peanut butter...

    19-Day Keto Diet Plan for Beginners Weight Loss

    I have to tell you about this Ketogenic Diet, or as you may have heard of it “The Keto Diet”. Committing to a keto diet...

    Keto Pad Thai Recipe (15-Minute Dinner)

    Our Keto Pad Thai recipe is a super-easy, super-healthy and super-tasty dinner recipe made with simple ingredients - made in just 15 minutes! When you...

    The BEST Keto Donut Hole Recipe

    The BEST Keto Donut Holes that are an easy-to-make, extremely comforting sweet treat for your low carb diet! Sometimes you just want to bake something...

    The BEST Keto Cornbread Recipe

    A delicious, healthy keto cornbread made with almond and coconut flour that is just as good as the real thing! Sometimes you have to have...

    Keto Beef Patties with Creamy Mustard Sauce

    Keto Beef Patties with Creamy Mustard Sauce 1 lb Ground Beef1/2 tbsp Butter1 tbsp Olive Oil1 Spring Onion (chopped)2 cloves Garlic (minced)3 oz...

    Delicious Keto Lava Cake (4g Net Carbs)

    A molten chocolate low-carb lava cake with a decadent and rich flavor that manages to stay keto-friendly with only 4g of net carbs! Super quick...

    Keto Snacks: 14 Best Keto Snacks That Won’t Kick You Out of Ketosis

    You're going to absolutely love these Keto snack ideas for your Keto Diet. The easiest low-carb snacks that will keep you in ketosis and help...

    Keto Egg Muffins — Best Low-Carb Recipe for Breakfast

    Savory, low-carb Keto Egg Muffins are a great quick-and-easy breakfast. If you’re on a Ketogenic diet or perhaps a low-carb diet then you might find...

    Keto Beef & Pumpkin Hash

    Keto Beef & Pumpkin Hash 14 oz Ground Beef7 oz Bacon3 tbsp Butter1 lb Pumpkin3 tbsp Fresh Parsley1 tbsp Paprika1 1/2 tsp Cayenne...