Grilled or smoked Salmon with a Hurry Up! relish sauce

Salmon relish for smoked or grilled salmonSometimes you just have to “hurry up!” when it comes to preparing a meal. Here’s a Salmon marinade/relish recipe that’s easy, flavorful and takes less than thirty minutes to prepare and cook. Hurry Up and enjoy it!

Ingredients For Marinade:

4-6oz. Salmon fillets

1.5 tablespoons honey

2 tablespoons soy sauce-low sodium variety

1 teaspoon canola or olive oil

¼ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Place ingredients in to a re-sealable bag, add fish. Seal bag. Marinate 10 minutes, turning over once.

Relish or Sauce:

½ cup mango, seeded, peeled and diced

½ cup kiwi fruit, peeled and diced

¼ cup cilantro, chopped

Juice of 1 small lime

For Relish: Dice and place all ingredients in a bowl, combine and refrigerate. Serve with grilled salmon.

For Sauce: Place all ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth. Baste on fillets while cooking or serve at the table.

 To cook fish: While making marindade and relish/sauce; Heat grill to 350-400F, (approximately 10 minutes) Spray cooking grates or griddle with cooking spray. Place fish on grates or griddle, cook 5 minutes per side. If using sauce, brush each fillet once while cooking. When fish flakes-it’s done. Pull off immediately and serve.


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Bruce Bjorkman, a.k.a. Mr. BBQ, is the host of Cooking Outdoors with Mr. BBQ on the Radio NW Network.  You will also find Bruce as the man behind the grill at Mak Grills.

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