Grilled Salmon with Strawberry Avocado Salsa

A plate of salmon with fruity avocado salsa
Prep Time: 
10 minutes, plus 10 minutes cook time
Number of Servings: 
Serves 4
Recipe Source: 



  • 2 cups peeled and chopped peaches
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 12 cup grape tomatoes, halved
  • 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice


  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 12 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 12 teaspoons olive oil
  • 4 (6 to 8 ounce) salmon fillets
  • Lime wedges for serving


  1. Zest one of the limes. Juice the zested lime to yield 4 teaspoons of juice.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine the lime zest, lime juice, avocado, strawberries, onion, cilantro, and salt to taste. Cut the remaining lime into wedges. Set the salsa and lime wedges aside separately.
  3. Prepare a grill to medium-high heat. Brush both sides of the salmon with oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Grill the salmon until just cooked through, about 4 minutes per side.
  4. Serve the salmon hot, with the salsa on top and the lime wedges on the side.
Nutrition Info: 
613 Calories, 48 g Protein, 125 mg Cholesterol, 16 g Carbohydrates, 8 g Total sugars (1 g Added sugars), 5 g Fiber, 40 g Total fat (8 g sat), 450 mg Sodium, ★★★★★ Vitamin B3 (niacin), Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Phosphorus, ★★★★ Vitamin B1 (thiamine), ★★★ Vitamin B2 (riboflavin), Vitamin C, ★★ Folate, Magnesium, Potassium, Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Zinc


Gena Knox

Gena Knox is an American food writer, cookbook author, and entrepreneur. Her first cookbook, Gourmet Made Simple, was released in May 2008.

She is also the founder and CEO of Fire & Flavor, a company specializing in grilling planks and at-home cooking products.

Knox's third book, Southern My Way: Food & Family, was released in 2013.