BBQ Crispy Skinned Salmon Fillet with Chimichurri

Serves: 4 people | Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 10 minutes

Ingredients:

4 x 200g Salmon fillets, skin on
1/2 Bunch flat-leaf parsley, leaves finely chopped
1/2 Bunch coriander, leaves finely chopped
3 Garlic cloves, finely grated
1 Red chilli, de-seeded and finely chopped
1 Lemon, juice and wedges
2 tbls Red wine vinegar
Murray River Gourmet Salt Flakes
Freshly cracked black pepper
Extra-virgin olive oil
Vegetable oil

Method:

  1. Pre-heat the BBQ to high heat with the hood down.
  2. Combine the parsley, coriander, garlic, and chilli in a mixing bowl, add red wine vinegar, season generously with Murray River Gourmet Salt Flakes and cracked pepper and add 3 tbls extra virgin olive oil, mix well then set aside.
  3. Brush the salmon fillets with vegetable oil; generously sprinkle the skin with Murray River Gourmet Salt Flakes, drain away any excess oil.
  4. Open BBQ hood, and turn BBQ to medium heat; place salmon fillets skin side down on the flat grill and hold in place for a few seconds, cook for 3 minutes; and then turn over and cook for a further 1 1/2 minutes or until cooked to your preferred doneness. Remove from the BBQ and place on the BBQ resting rack and rest for 5 minutes.
  5. Place the salmon on a serving plate and drizzle with chimichurri, serve with lemon wedges.

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