Herb-Crusted Salmon

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Herb-Crusted Salmon

Why This Recipe Works

A dusty, flavorless sprinkling of bread crumbs often serves as the crust of herb-crusted salmon. We layer delicate tarragon under a toasted panko crust to protect the fresh herb flavor that can be driven away while the fish cooks in the ove...

Why This Recipe Works

A dusty, flavorless sprinkling of bread crumbs often serves as the crust of herb-crusted salmon. We layer delicate tarragon under a toasted panko crust to protect the fresh herb flavor that can be driven away while the fish cooks in the oven. Our crust is bound with a couple of tablespoons of beaten egg, ensuring that it stays in place. And a quick brine keeps the salmon fillets moist and ensures that they are perfectly seasoned.

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Salmon and LatkesSeason 14, Ep. 1407
Host Christopher Kimball goes into the kitchen with test cook Julia Collin Davison to learn how to make perfect Herb-Crusted Salmon. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews stovetop smokers in the Eq...