Greek Grilled Salmon Recipe

At Milos Restaurant in Montreal, salmon is a popular dish. Capers, lemon and Swiss chard pair beautifully in this classic, simple recipe.

1/2 lb. salmon, in fillets
Salt and pepper to taste
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tbsp olive oil

Swiss Chard
4-5 leaves Swiss chard
Salt to taste
3-4 capers
Lemon juice to taste
Olive oil to taste


Step 1: Preheat barbecue to 425°F, or preheat a grill pan on a stove top on medium-high.

Step 2: Season salmon with salt and pepper. Grill until medium well, about 6-7 minutes.

Step 3: In a blender, emulsify lemon juice and olive oil. Set aside.

Step 4: Fill a small pot with water and bring to a boil. Steam Swiss chard over top or add directly to the water and boil for 1 minute only. Drain and dress with salt, capers, lemon juice and oil.

Step 5: Arrange salmon fillets on individual plates, season with emulsified lemon juice and olive oil from blender. Serve with steamed Swiss chard.

© Filippov