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Broiled Salmon with Lemongrass
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Contributed by: Havingfun63Added: May 18, 2008 at 12:43 AM

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (4 beneficials)
  • Type O (1 beneficials)
  • Entree
  • 3 stalks lemongrass bottom third only finely chopped
  • 3 Tablespoons soy sauce [or other BTD compliant]
  • 2 Tablespoons peeled and coarsely grated ginger
  • 2 Plum tomatoes (type O only)
  • 2 Tablespoons fresh cilantro, chopped finely
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 Scallions, thinly sliced
  • 4 to 6 Salmon fillets or steaks, 1 to 1.5 lbs.
How to make it:
  1. Combine all ingredients, except salmon
  2. Put salmon on large platter and pour marinade over the whole fillet
  3. Let marinate approx. 2 hours
  4. Preheat broiler, Remove salmon from marinade and broil 15 min. for med., 20 min. for well done

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Salmon1 B B B B B N N N
Ginger1 B B N B B B B B
Cilantro1 N B N N N N N N
Scallion  N N N N N N N N
Lemon/Lemon Juice1 B B B B N N N N

BTD Variations and Substitutions Analysis:

Condiment Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Soy Sauce2 B N N N A A N A

Vegetable Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Tomato/Tomato Juice1 ,2 ,3 A N N B A N N N

[1] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients which may be genetically modified .
[3] This recipe uses ingredients which may be high in chitinase, an allergen.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

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    Revision History:
    • Revised Jan 09, 2009 at 09:51 PM By: Lola