GRILLED ALASKA SALMON BURGERS
25 Minute Meal
1 can (14.75 oz.) or 2 cans (7.5 oz. each) traditional pack Alaska salmon OR 2 cans or pouches (6 to 7.1 oz. each) skinless, boneless salmon
1 egg, slightly beaten
1/4 cup finely chopped onion
1/4 cup thick barbecue sauce
1 cup fresh bread crumbs (about 2 slices bread)
4 cheese slices, if desired
4 hamburger buns or rolls
Burger Mixture: Drain salmon thoroughly, squeezing out excess moisture. In bowl, flake salmon with fork. Add egg, onion, barbecue sauce and bread crumbs. Blend thoroughly until mixture is almost smooth.
Burgers: Divide and form mixture into 4 patties. Preheat broiler/oven or grill to medium-high heat. Place patties on spray-coated broiling pan or well-oiled grill
4 to 5 inches from heat. Cook about 4 to 5 minutes per side. Add cheese slices, if desired. Serve on buns or rolls.
Variations: Teriyaki sauce, thick 'n chunky salsa, chili sauce, OR seafood cocktail sauce may be substituted for barbecue sauce.
Makes 4 servings.
Nutrients per serving: 488 calories, 18g total fat, 7g saturated fat, 34% of calories from fat, 130mg cholesterol, 34g protein, 45g carbohydrate, 2g fiber, 1496mg sodium, 484mg calcium and 1.9g omega-3 fatty acids.