How To Make Grilled Ginger Salmon With Pineapple Chipotle Glaze At Home

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The grilled ginger salmon with pineapple chipotle glaze is made by marinating salmon in a sauce that has a strong ginger essence. It is then grilled and served with a pineapple chipotle glaze. The flavor of pineapple and salmon go surprisingly well together. If you are among the people who think fruity flavors don’t mix with fish, I am about to change your mind.

Grilled Ginger Salmon With Pineapple Chipotle Glaze Recipe

I can go on and on about the health benefits of fish and pineapple. I can tell you about how pineapple is good for your immunity and digestion. I can also tell you how fish has omega-3 which is an essential fatty acid. But instead, I’ll ask you to make a mental image of a grilled fish glazed with a pineapple chipotle sauce. It has a shiny exterior and a soft and flavorful interior that’ll leave you wonder-struck.

To make grilled ginger salmon with pineapple Chipotle glaze, mix oil, sugar, ginger, garlic, soy sauce, and pineapple juice in a bowl. Marinate the salmon in this mixture and then grill it. Now, blend chilies and vinegar and reduce the pineapple juice in a pot. Add chili paste, soy sauce, and vinegar to it and boil for a few minutes. Brush the grilled salmon with this glaze and serve.

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Grilled Ginger Salmon With Pineapple Chipotle Glaze recipe

Grilled Ginger Salmon With Pineapple Chipotle Glaze Recipe

The grilled ginger salmon with pineapple chipotle glaze is made by marinating salmon in a sauce that has a strong ginger essence. It is then grilled and served with a pineapple chipotle glaze.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 4
Calories 313 kcal




For Salmon

  • 4 (8 ounces) Salmon Fillets
  • 2 tablespoons Ginger (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon Granulated Garlic
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Grounded Black Pepper
  • ½ cup Canola Oil
  • ½ cup Pineapple Juice
  • 1 cup Soy Sauce

For Pineapple Chipotle Glaze

  • 2 tablespoons Pureed Chipotle Chillies in Adobo Sauce
  • 4 cups Sugar
  • 1 cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • ½ cup Pineapple Juice
  • ½ cup Soy Sauce


For Salmon

  • In a large bowl, add pineapple juice, soy sauce, oil, brown sugar, ginger, and garlic and mix well.
  • Then, add salmon fillets to this mixture for marination and put it in the refrigerator for about 10 hours.
  • Now, heat a grill to medium high and drizzle some oil on it.
  • Take the salmon fillets from the marinade and place it on the grill. Cook them for about 5 minutes and then flip them and cook the other side as well.

For Pineapple Chipotle Glaze

  • For the glaze, put chillies and vinegar in a blender. Blend them until smooth.
  • Now, take a stockpot and put the pineapple juice in it.
  • Then, place the stockpot over medium heat. Boil the juice until it is slightly reduced.
  • Now, add the Chipotle pepper mixture to it and cook for 3 more minutes.
  • Lastly, add soy sauce, vinegar and sugar to it and wait till the mixture starts to boil.
  • Set the glaze aside and let it cool. For better taste, you can keep the glaze undisturbed overnight.

For Serving

  • Now, take the grilled salmon fillets and brush them with the pineapple chipotle glaze.
  • Your salmon fillets are ready to serve.



Calories: 313kcal | Carbohydrates: 23g | Protein: 40g | Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 94mg | Sodium: 190mg
Keyword Grilled Ginger Salmon With Pineapple Chipotle Glaze, Grilled Salmon, Mexican, Salmon
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