36  Healthy Side Dishes for Salmon

Whether you are grilling it, baking it, stuffing it, smoking it, steaming it, or eating it raw, these delicious homemade and healthy side dishes that pair perfectly with your favorite salmon recipes!

Roasted Asparagus with Lemon Tahini Sauce

Roasted asparagus is delicious with this easy lemon tahini sauce.  It's the perfect side dish for  anytime of the year.

Baked Purple Sweet Potatoes

Learn how to bake perfectly fluffy sweet potatoes with this foolproof recipe! These would be so pretty next to the pink colored salmon and greens.

Rainbow Orzo Salad is a bright and colorful salad that's perfect for warmer weather. It's crunchy, light and fresh. This easy pasta salad is the perfect side dish.

Rainbow Orzo Pasta Salad

Made with fresh strawberries, goat cheese, spinach, walnuts & pine nuts. Then drizzled with a homemade balsamic vinaigrette with a hint of cinnamon. Perfect for salmon!

Strawberry and Goat Cheese Salad

Simple Mediterranean Roasted Artichokes

Ready in under 40 minutes,  roasted artichokes are loaded with all your favorite flavors  - briny feta cheese, tangy sun-dried tomatoes, and capers.

 Using olive oil, garlic powder, and kosher salt, this recipe is one of the easiest side dishes to make and perfect for a creamy salmon recipe.

Garlic Roasted Broccoli

This hearty grain salad has farro, asparagus, lemon, sliced almonds and salty pecorino romano. This is great to pair with a simple roasted salmon to make a compete meal.

Farro and Asparagus Salad

This Fresh and Easy Peach Salsa is the perfect summer recipe.  It’s both sweet and savory, is delicious with grilled fish!

Fresh and Easy Peach Salsa

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