Since I knew you would ask this question, we did the testing for you and YES you can use canned salmon in this salmon burger recipe. You can use the same amount of canned for fresh (1 1/4 lbs), however you will need to adjust the recipe slightly – start with less dijon and lemon juice and check consistency.
What do you think about salmon burgers?
These salmon burgers had a really good flavor and they were quick, easy and inexpensive to make. I added a little more dijon and an extra egg to bump up the flavor and help them stick together a little more. We’ll definitely make these again. Read More Everyone loved these, and I loved how quick and easy they were.
Tartar sauce is a natural topping for a fish burger. However, if you want to add some zing to your salmon burger, prepare a tartar sauce with some minced jalapenos in it! The pairing of the creamy sauce with the spicy peppers is a winning combo that will surely take your burger to new heights!
And some ideas for the bun, too. Salmon burger: Try our Best Salmon Burgers made with fresh salmon, or opt for Salmon Patties made with canned salmon Bun ideas: A great bun tastes a burger taste better! Look for a brioche bun or sourdough bun. Ciabatta or focaccia: Use ciabatta or focaccia for an Italian-style salmon burger.
Is salmon good for You?
Salmon is full of healthy omega-3s which are really good for you. In fact, I have summarised what this fish can do for your health in a thorough article. Click here to find out if you need to eat more salmon.
What can you do with salmon?
There are endless variations to try. Making salmon burgers? Our newest favorite way to eat salmon is patted into a patty, seasoned and pan-fried until lightly crispy. There are endless ideas for how to accessorize salmon burgers into a sandwich: and we want to eat them all.
What are the healthiest burgers to eat?
Rich in Omega-3s and Vitamin B, salmon burgers are healthy and light alternatives to add to your burger repertoire. Our burger playlist consists of mostly lean proteins, often with healthy ingredients to bind them (thank you, Avocado Burger with Chipotle Yogurt Sauce and Avocado Tuna Cakes ), which we love making at home.
Do Italians like salmon burgers or tuna burgers better?
To tell the truth the Italian can’t decide which he likes better Salmon burgers or Tuna Burgers, and he adored the Greek yogurt dill sauce. I made these again for lunch today and when he bit into the Salmon Burger and said “Ottimo”! In a medium bowl add 2 eggs and beat slightly. Clean and flake the salmon, then add to the bowl.