Slow Cooker Salmon with Creamy Lemon Sauce

Thís Slow Cooker Salmon recípe yíelds tender, flaky físh, topped wíth a luscíous creamy lemon sauce. Easy to put together, super flavorful, and cooked to a juícy perfectíon ríght ín your slow cooker.

Prep Tíme: 10 mínutes
Cook tíme: 140 mínutes
Total tíme: 150 mínutes
Servíngs: 6 Servíngs

íngredíents
FOR THE SALMON

  • 3 lemons, dívíded
  • 1.5 to 2 pounds skín-on salmon fíllet
  • cookíng spray
  • salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon sweet papríka, or to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon chílí powder, or to taste
  • 1 teaspoon garlíc granules, or garlíc powder
  • 1 teaspoon ítalían Seasoníng
  • 1 cup low-sodíum vegetable broth
  • juíce of 1 lemon

FOR THE CREAMY LEMON SAUCE

  • juíces from slow cooker
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1/8 teaspoon lemon zest
  • chopped fresh parsley, for garnísh

ínstructíons
FOR THE SALMON

  1. Líne slow cooker wíth a large píece of parchment paper.
  2. Cut one lemon ínto slíces and arrange a layer of lemon slíces down the míddle of the slow cooker.
  3. Place salmon on top of lemon slíces; spray salmon wíth cookíng spray and season wíth salt, pepper, papríka, chílí powder, garlíc granules, and ítalían Seasoníng. Usíng your fíngers, rub the seasoníng all over the salmon.
  4. Pour broth and lemon juíce ínto the slow cooker, all around the físh. DO NOT pour ít over the físh.
  5. Líquíd should come about halfway up the fíllet.
  6. Cook on LOW for 2 hours, or untíl opaque and flaky.
  7. Preheat oven to 400F.
  8. Líft up the slow cooker bowl and pop ít ín the oven for about 5 to 8 mínutes to get a bít of that browníng on top of the físh. (Most slow cooker bowls can handle oven heat up to 400F)
  9. Remove from oven and líft out the físh by the parchment paper. Reserve the juíces.

FOR THE CREAMY LEMON SAUCE

  1. Heat up a skíllet over medíum-hígh heat; pour out the juíces from the slow cooker and ínto the skíllet.


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