Salmon and Zucchini Cakes with Lemon Vinaigrette

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 Servings


  • 3 cups cooked and flaked salmon
  • 1 large egg beaten
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1 cup shredded zucchini
  • 2 tablespoons almond flour or almond meal
  • 1 tablespoon chopped parsley
  • 1 medium shallot minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 1 teaspoon dried dill


  • COOKING INSTRUCTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a large bowl, mix the first 8 ingredients (salmon through garlic powder). Form salmon mixture into patties.
  • In a large skillet over medium heat, heat coconut oil. To the skillet, add the salmon patties and brown on each side for 5 minutes, until golden brown.
  • In a large baking dish, place the salmon cakes and place in the oven. Cook for 10 minutes, until the center of the cakes are warm.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the remaining 5 ingredients (lemon juice through dill). Serve with salmon patties.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Steamed asparagus.
NUTRITION: 379 Calories; 22g Fat (52.5% calories from fat); 38g Protein; 7g Carbohydrate; 1g Dietary Fiber; 145mg Cholesterol; 140mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 5 Lean Meat; 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 3 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates.
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