Grilled Salmon with Asparagus and Berry Sauce

Grilled Salmon with Asparagus and Berry Sauce

What better way to enjoy summer than with this grilled salmon with asparagus and berry sauce recipe? Break out the grill and have a wonderful dinner!

Ingredients:

For the Asparagus:

For the Salmon:

  • 1 tablespoon Colavita Olive Oil, plus additional for brushing
  • ¼ teaspoon sea salt, plus additional for seasoning
  • ¼ teaspoon chopped fresh thyme, plus additional for seasoning
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground allspice
  • 4 7-ounce salmon steaks or fillets with skin (each about ¾ inch thick)
  • Berry Sauce

Instructions:

For the Asparagus:

  1. Rinse the asparagus and trim off the rough base ends (about 1" from the bottom of each spear).
  2. Brush the spears with Colavita Olive Oil and sprinkle them with sea salt and black pepper and grill on medium-high heat for about 3 minutes on each side, until they are blackened and tender.
  3. Remove from the grill and transfer to plates (6 per plate), adding a squeeze of fresh lemon juice.

  For the Salmon:

  1. Brush grill rack with oil and bring the grill to medium-high heat.
  2. Rinse the salmon fillets and brush them on both sides with Colavita Olive Oil.
  3. Sprinkle them with sea salt, thyme, allspice, and black pepper.
  4. Grill salmon until just opaque in center, 4 to 5 minutes per side.
  5. Place one salmon fillet atop each plated asparagus.
  6. Spoon berry sauce over salmon and sprinkle with remaining thyme.
  7. Serve immediately