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15-Minute Halibut Salad
This is a great recipe to help add more omega-3 fatty acids to your meal. Combined with the salad greens, you get a wide range of nutrients that will work together synergistically towards optimal health. Enjoy!
15-Minute Halibut Salad Prep and Cook Time: 15 minutes

  • 4 medium cloves garlic, pressed or finely chopped
  • 1/2 lb mixed salad greens
  • 4 - 6 oz halibut steaks or fillets
  • 1 TBS + 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
  • salt and cracked black pepper to taste
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • 3 TBS fresh chopped sage (or 3 tsp dried sage)
  • *optional 3 TBS extra virgin olive oil


  1. Press garlic and let it sit for 5 minutes to bring out its health-promoting properties.
  2. Rinse and dry salad greens by using salad spinner if possible. Place greens mixture on 4 plates.
  3. Rub halibut with 1 TBS lemon juice and season with a little salt and pepper.
  4. Heat broth and add halibut; cover and cook for 10 minutes for each inch of thickness.
  5. Remove fish from pan and place on salad greens.
  6. Discard extra broth or use for soup. In same pan add garlic, sage and 1/4 cup lemon juice to hot pan and heat for about 30 seconds.
  7. If you'd like to add olive oil, do so after turning off heat. Stir mixture together for a few seconds and then drizzle over salad. Season with salt and cracked black pepper.
Serves 4

Nutritional Profile

15-Minute Halibut Salad
1.00 serving
(294.93 grams)
Calories: 203




 vitamin B364%



 vitamin B637%


 vitamin A26%

 vitamin C22%




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15-Minute Halibut Salad
1.00 serving
294.93 grams
Calories: 203

Nutrient Amount DRI/DV
World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
selenium 62.10 mcg 113 10.0 excellent
vitamin B12 2.01 mcg 84 7.4 excellent
protein 36.68 g 73 6.5 very good
vitamin B3 10.21 mg 64 5.6 very good
phosphorus 397.97 mg 57 5.0 very good
magnesium 158.11 mg 38 3.3 good
vitamin B6 0.63 mg 37 3.3 good
omega-3 fats 0.77 g 32 2.8 good
biotin 8.55 mcg 29 2.5 good
vitamin A 237.70 mcg RAE 26 2.3 good
folate 87.93 mcg 22 1.9 good
vitamin C 16.14 mg 22 1.9 good
manganese 0.49 mg 21 1.9 good
potassium 969.84 mg 21 1.8 good
World's Healthiest
Foods Rating
excellent DRI/DV>=75% OR
Density>=7.6 AND DRI/DV>=10%
very good DRI/DV>=50% OR
Density>=3.4 AND DRI/DV>=5%
good DRI/DV>=25% OR
Density>=1.5 AND DRI/DV>=2.5%

In-Depth Nutritional Profile for 15-Minute Halibut Salad

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