Ingredients

  • 4 skinless salmon fillets
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • Salt & freshly ground black pepper
  • For the flavoured butter

  • 80g (3 oz) Kerrygold Spreadable Salted Butter
  • Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lime
  • Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 tsp chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 tsp chopped fresh chives
  • 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • Salt & freshly ground black pepper

Directions

Salmon and lemon were made for each other. Add fresh garlic with some herbs and you’ve got something special.  A summer BBQ sizzler, it also grills perfectly. The fresher the salmon the better. Preferably Irish, of course.
  1. To make the flavoured butter simply mix all the ingredients together, except the citrus juices. When all the ingredients have been thoroughly mixed, whisk in the lemon and lime juice until it has been incorporated into the butter. Soft butter is the key to ensure the juice mixes with the butter.
  2. Time to preheat the barbecue or grill.
  3. Barbecue or grill the salmon for 3-4 minutes per side, brushing with olive oil and seasoning with salt and pepper.
  4. Brush the salmon fillets with the flavoured butter and continue to cook for 1 minute on each side.
  5. Leave to rest for 2-3 minutes, then brush the remainder of the butter over the fish and serve.

Want More Ideas?

Follow Kerrygold on Instagram

explore our

Similar Recipes

Starters

MUSSELS COOKED WITH CREAM, CHORIZO, GARLIC AND FLAT – LEAF PARSLEY

Start by prepping the mussels. The shells should be tightly shut and...

Desserts

Bread & Butter Pudding

Bread and butter. Frugal but fancy. Makes you wonder why the best course is last...

Serves 4-6
Desserts

PANCAKES WITH SALTED CARAMEL SAUCE

Salted caramel has been popping up in recipes a lot lately, but have you ever tr...

Serves 4
Sides & Nibbles

Smoked Bacon and Pecan Brussel Sprouts with Shallot Butter

This is a great way to ensure that your brussel sprouts end up perfectly cooked....

Main courses

Lamb chops with red wine, rosemary and garlic butter

Marinated lamb chops. Tender and tasty. Bring out the best in them with rosemary...

Serves 4
Baking

Blueberry Muffins

The classic muffin. Breakfast fit for a king or a well-deserved treat at the end...

Serves 12 - 14 Muffins
Desserts

Berry Shortbread

Great shortbread never goes unnoticed. The quintessential buttery biscuit deserv...

Serves 8-12 hearts