Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon

Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon

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Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon ~ sweet and spicy glazed salmon, so easy and on the table in 20 minutes! Perfect for weeknights and getting your healthy fix on.

Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon

Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 12 minutes

Resting time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 17 minutes


  • 2-4 salmon fillets, skinless, about 6-8 ounces each
  • 4 tablespoons dark brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons Cajun/Creole seasoning
  • Kosher salt


  1. Preheat oven to 400º
  2. Mix brown sugar and Cajun seasoning in a small bowl.  Lightly salt both sides of salmon fillets.  Place a heaping tablespoon of brown sugar mixture on top of each piece of salmon.  Gently rub all over both sides of salmon until evenly coated.
  3. Place seasoned salmon on foil-lined baking sheet.  Bake in middle of oven for 12 minutes, take out of oven and let rest for 3 minutes.  Enjoy!

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Cajun Brown Sugar Salmon

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