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Spicy Salmon, Sweet Potato, Kale Skillet

Spicy Salmon, Sweet Potato, Kale Skillet

Seasoned and crispy salmon with healthy veggies for lunch or dinner!

For the salmon:

  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp Italian seasoning
  • pinch salt
  • pinch pepper
  • 2 medium salmon filet
  • 1 tbsp olive oil

For the sweet potato kale skillet:

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 cup red onion (chopped)
  • 1 tsp garlic clove (minced)
  • 2 cups sweet potato (diced)
  • pinch salt
  • pinch pepper
  • pinch red chili flakes
  • 3 cups kale (trimmed, coarsely chopped)
  1. Pat each salmon filet with a paper towel to dry.

  2. In a small bowl, add paprika, garlic powder, Italian seasoning, salt, and freshly ground black pepper. Mix well to combine.

  3. Season the salmon filets and set aside.

  4. In a cast-iron skillet, add 1 tablespoon of olive oil over medium heat and let the pan heat for a few minutes.

  5. Add the salmon skin-side down and cook for about 6-8 minutes.

  6. Flip filets and cook for about 2 minutes.

  7. Remove salmon from pan and transfer to a paper towel-lined plate.

  8. In the same skillet over medium-high heat, add a tablespoon of olive oil.

  9. Then add onions and cook until soft and golden.

  10. Add garlic and cook for about 30 seconds, or until fragrant.

  11. Add sweet potato and 1/4 cup of water to help cook faster. Cover skillet with a lid and cook for about 2 minutes.

  12. Add kale, salt, pepper, and chili flakes to skillet and mix well. Cook until kale is wilted.

  13. Return salmon to pan and enjoy!

Photo from: https://www.primaverakitchen.com/spicy-salmon-sweet-potato-skillet/