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Coconut Curry Salmon

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  • 1 can (13.5 oz.) lite coconut milk or make your own
  • 4 oz. (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, cubed, softened
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin*
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 2 teaspoon curry powder, divided
  • 4 skin-on salmon fillets (1 lb.)
  • Juice from 1 lime
  • 2 teaspoon oil
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into strips
  • 3 plum tomatoes (3/4 lb.), seeded, chopped
  • 1 small onion, cut lengthwise in half, then sliced crosswise
  • 2 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro


Heat oven to 375ºF.

Blend first 4 ingredients and 1 tsp. curry powder in blender until smooth. Place fish, skin-sides down, on baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray. Mix lime juice and remaining curry powder; brush onto fish.

Bake 8 to 10 min. or until fish flakes easily with fork. Meanwhile, heat oil in large skillet on medium heat. Add bell peppers, tomatoes and onions; cook 5 min., stirring frequently. Stir in coconut mixture; cook 5 min. or until heated through, stirring frequently. Stir in cilantro.

Serve fish with sauce.

Serving Suggestion: 
Serve with hot cooked jasmine rice. 

Food Facts: 
You can purchase curry in two basic styles - standard, which is mild, and madras, which is hot.

Nutrition Information Per Serving: 370 calories, 25g total fat, 11g saturated fat, 95mg cholesterol, 170mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate, 3g dietary fiber, 7g sugars, 26g protein, 45%DV vitamin A, 45%DV vitamin C, 6%DV calcium, 15%DV iron.

*If you don't use cumin on Passover it can be omitted.

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