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Cedar-Planked Salmon
By Serves 6

With this recipe you need to do very little to the salmon to make it taste great. The smoke from the cedar adds all the flavor.

Prep Time: 30m
Cook Time: 12m

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  1. 1 teaspoon esxtra virgin olive oil
  2. 1 tablespoon grated lemon zest
  3. 1 × Salt and pepper
  4. 1 (2-pounds) salmon fillet with skin (1 1/2 inches thick)
  5. 1 × 1cedar grilling plank (about 15 by 6 inches)

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Step 1:

Soak cedar grilling plank in water 1/2 hour, keeping it immersed.

Step 2:

Prepare grill using the basic grill set up.

Step 3:

Brush the salmon with olive oil. Sprinkle lemon zest and salt and pepper over salmon.

Step 4:

Put salmon on plank, skin side down (if salmon is too wide for plank, fold in thinner side to fit).

Step 5:

Grill, covered with lid, until salmon is just cooked through and edges are browned, 13 to 15 minutes.

Step 6:

Let salmon stand on plank 5 minutes before serving.

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