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Steamed Salmon with Thai Sauce



2 portion(s)


  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 centimetres fresh ginger
  • 2 Long red chillis
  • 4 Kaffir lime leaves
  • 1 stalk lemongrass, finely sliced
  • 2 tablespoons fish sauce
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 2 spring onions, finely sliced


  • 2 fillets Salmon, skin off
  • 500 grams water
  • 1 lime, quartered
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. 1. Add garlic, ginger, Kaffir lime leaves & chilli to the bowl. Chop 3 seconds/speed 7.

    2. Add lemongrass, fish sauce, sesame oil & spring onions.  Mix 5 seconds//speed 3.

    3. Transfer to another bowl and set aside.

    4. Add water to bowl.

    5. Place varoma in position with tray.

    6. Wet & ring out a sheet of baking paper.  Line varoma tray with baking paper, leaving the wholes on the edge uncovered.

    7. Place salmon fillets on varoma tray and cover with reserved sauce.  Top with lime wedges.

    8. Cover varoma & steam 13 minutes/varoma/speed 2.

    Serve with a fresh Asian salad or your favourite steamed veges (which can be steamed in the varoma dish while steaming the salmon).


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  • So simple, easy and delicious. Thank you.

    Submitted by Kellie_bee on 3. January 2019 - 20:05.

    So simple, easy and delicious. Thank you.

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  • Yum, thank you for a lovely recipe

    Submitted by Sooty Girl on 31. January 2017 - 19:57.

    Yum, thank you for a lovely recipe SmileSmileCooking 10

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