Foil Pack Salmon Over Summer Veggies

Foil Pack Salmon Over Summer Veggies

This foil pack salmon and vegetables will be your most favorite summer meal! Open the foil packet and your complete seafood dinner is served!  Best of all, no cleanup!

Yield: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 (5 – 6 oz) skinless salmon fillets
  • 2 small zucchini (13 oz) sliced into half moons
  • 2 small yellow squash (13 oz) sliced into half moons
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 Tbls. minced garlic
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp olive oil , divided
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 2 large Roma tomatoes , diced (or cherry tomatoes)
  • 1 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 3/4 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp dried marjoram
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cut 4 sheets of aluminum foil into 17-inch lengths.
  2. Toss zucchini, squash, half of sliced onion and garlic together with 1 Tbsp olive oil. Season with salt and pepper to taste and divide among 4 sheets of foil, placing veggies in center of foil.
  3. Brush salmon fillets with 1 Tbsp of the olive oil, season bottom side with salt and pepper then place one fillet over each layer of veggies on foil. Drizzle lemon juice over salmon and season top with salt and pepper.
  4. Toss together tomatoes, remaining diced onion, thyme, oregano and marjoram with remaining 1 1/2 tsp olive oil and season lightly with salt and pepper. Divide tomato mixture over salmon fillets. Wrap sides of foil inward then fold up ends to seal.
  5. Place on a rimmed baking sheet and bake in preheated oven until salmon has cooked through, about 25 – 30 minutes (cook time may vary based on thickness of salmon fillets).
  6. Carefully open foil packets and serve warm.