Canned salmon need not just be reserved for sandwiches — with the proper ingredients, you can transform this convenient pantry staple into a tasty, memorable dish that’s both nutritious and affordable. We’ve compiled 10+ recipe ideas you can execute with ease, including everything from salmon cakes to nutritious meal-worthy salads.
Seared Salmon and Crispy Tofu Poke Bowls
If you don’t have the fresh stuff on hand, canned salmon will do just fine as the star in this rainbow-bright poke bowl. Don’t forget to whip together the 5-ingredient miso dressing, which elevates the dish to a new height of deliciousness.
Salmon and Veggie Grain Bowl
Ree Drummond teaches us all how to take a grain bowl from sad to incredibly satisfying. The secret is making sure it’s hearty (thank you, salmon, avocado and farro) and flavourful (a squeeze of lemon, fresh dill and a dash of salt). Looking for more supper inspo? The Pioneer Woman’s 30-minute dinner recipes are here for you.