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Lemon Grilled Salmon {21 Day Fix} - A healthy recipe from Confessions of a Fit Foodie

Simple Lemon Grilled Salmon

  • Author: NancyLynn Sicilia
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Grill
  • Cuisine: American


Lemon grilled salmon is one of the quickest and easiest 21 Day Fix dinner recipes you can make! Just 4 ingredients and 10 minutes is all you need to cook this tasty, healthy meal.


  • 1 1/4 pounds of wild Alaskan Salmon
  • 4 tsp olive oil
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • Himalayan salt


  1. Using a microplane grater, combine olive oil with zest of a lemon.
  2. Rub lemon-oil on salmon and season with salt. Let it hang out for a few minutes.
  3. Preheat your grill – use a medium/low heat.
  4. Grill salmon skin side up for 4-5 minutes or until it can be flipped without sticking.
  5. Rotate salmon and allow it to cook for another 4-5 minutes.
  6. Remove salmon from heat and let it settle for a few minutes. It will continue to cook while you set the table and pour some drinks – awesome, right?
  7. Squeeze some lemon over top and serve on a salad or with grilled veggies.


Serves 4

21 Day Fix: 1 RED and 1 tsp (per serving)

WW link for personal points: Lemon Grilled Salmon

Keywords: dinner, seafood, salmon, pescatarian, grill, grilled food, high protein, healthy fats, low-carb, gluten-free, grain-free