Pesto Salmon and Broccoli- Healthy Air Fryer Recipes
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Recipe type: Air Fryer Recipes
Serves: 2
For marinating Salmon
  • Salmon- 2 fillets
  • Basil pesto- 2 to 3 tbsp
  • Ground pepper- ¼ tsp/fillet
  • Salt- a few pinches/fillet
For seasoning broccoli
  • Broccoli florets- from 1 medium sized broccoli
  • Garlic, chopped- 2 cloves
  • Green onions, chopped- 2 stalks
  • Basil Pesto- 2 tbsp
  • Ground pepper- ½ tsp
  • Salt- a few pinches
  • Olive oil- ½ tbsp
  1. Place each salmon fillet on separate aluminum foils.
  2. Spread basil pesto over each fillet, season with ground pepper and salt, spread evenly.
  3. Wrap the aluminum foil well. Keep aside.
  4. In a bowl, combine broccoli with all the above mentioned ingredients. Combine well.
  5. Spread the seasoned broccoli on the main basket without the paddle
  6. Place the wrapped salmon fillets on the wire mesh snack basket and place it over the main basket.
  7. Close the Actifry.
  8. Choose Mode 3 and time 20 minutes.
  9. After 20 minutes of air frying. Take the snack basket out of the fryer.
  10. Unwrap the foil and place it on a plate, serve broccoli along with it.
  11. Enjoy this healthy & delicious Pesto salmon and broccoli. It's Yum.
Your favorite spread and seasonings can be used for both salmon and broccoli.
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