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These Low-Carb Salmon Patties have the flavor of the classic salmon patty recipe with none of the fillers. Both recipes are kid-approved and easy to make.
Low-Carb Salmon Patties
Prep Time
6 mins
Cook Time
14 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

These Low-Carb Salmon Patties have the flavor of the classic salmon patty recipe with none of the fillers. Both recipes are kid-approved and easy to make. 

Course: Entree
Cuisine: American
Keyword: low-carb salmon patties, salmon cakes, salmon patties, salmon patty
Servings: 4
Author: Barbara
Ingredients
  • 1 14.75 oz. can Wild Alaskan Pink Salmon
  • 1 egg
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
Instructions
  1. Drain salmon into a bowl, and reserve the liquid.

  2. Remove bones and skin from the salmon.
  3. Add egg, black pepper and salt to the salmon. Mix with your hands until incorporated. The mixture should be slightly wet and sloppy. If too dry, add some salmon broth back to the mixture.

  4. Add butter and olive oil to a skillet; heat over medium heat until butter mixture is sizzling.
  5. Make 4 patties out of salmon mixture; add to the skillet.
  6. Cook on each side 5 to 7 minutes or until golden brown.
Recipe Notes

While our Classic Salmon Patties are "classic" for a reason, Barbara actually makes these Low-Carb Salmon Patties just as often as the others.

Here's some reasons that you should make these:

  1. They are delicious
  2. They are fast.
  3. Canned Salmon is affordable. (Never seen/bought it? Here are some options.)
  4. Canned Salmon can be a staple in your pantry. Staples are great for quick meals.
  5. These are kid friendly
  6. Canned Salmon is a good source of calcium.
  7. Canned Salmon is high in protein and Omega 3's.
  8. You can get it at Aldi, our favorite grocery store.
  9. This recipe fits the bill for those of you on a low-carb diet, like Ketogenic (or gluten-free).
  10. You can eat these with a fork or as a sandwich!