Eyrie Recipes

Pan Seared Salmon with Miso Glazed Vegetables


3 Large Carrots, peeled, cut in half lengthwise and sliced into 1/4 inch moons 
3 Parsnips, peeled, cut in half lengthwise and sliced into 1/4 inch moons
1/2 Red Onion, peeled and cut into 1/4 in slices
1/4 lb Shitake Mushrooms, stemmed and cut into quarters
2 Large Kohlrabi, peeled and 
6 - 6oz portions fresh salmon fillets, skin-on

Salt and Pepper - to taste

Toasted Sesame Seeds - for garnish


  • Lightly blanch carrots and parsnips then combine with all vegetables
  • In a large saute pan, heat one tablespoon vegetable oil on medium heat
  • Add vegetables and saute for two minutes
  • Add 3/4 cup of glaze and toss to coat
  • Cook until glaze reduces and vegetables look glazed and shiny
  • In a separate pan, heat one tablespoon vegetable oil over medium heat
  • Season salmon with salt and pepper to taste
  • When oil is hot, place salmon skin side down and cook for 3-5 minutes, depending on thickness
  • Turn salmon over and cook for another 3-5 minutes
  • Serve over warm vegetables
  • Garnish with toasted sesame seeds



1/2 Cup - Mirin
1/2 Cup - Red Miso Paste
1/4 Cup - Dark Brown Sugar, packed

1/4 Cup - Soy Sauce
2 T - Fresh Ground Ginger


  • Combine all sauce ingredients and whisk together


miso salmon


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