Pink salmon pie – step by step recipe + reviews

Pink salmon pie

Ingredients

Pink salmon – 1 pc.

Yeast dough – 600 g to 1 kg

Onions – 1-2 pcs.

Parsley – 1 bundle

Oil – for frying

Salt – to taste

Egg yolk – to grease the dough

Photo of the finished dish

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

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Step by step recipe with photo

I want to share a recipe for a simple pink salmon pie. The easiest option is to use canned pink salmon, the tastiest option is with fresh pink salmon, and in between is with defrosted…

That’s what I mostly cook with defrosted pink salmon. Fresh pink salmon can be put into the batter raw, but defrosted salmon needs to be stewed beforehand to remove all the excess liquid.

Make yeast dough to your liking, or you can buy ready-made.

P.S. Also take note of my signature recipe for batch pies filled with any fish – fish pies.

To bake a pink salmon pie, prepare the ingredients according to the list.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Chop the onion into thin but not small pieces and lightly fry in a pan with oil, lightly salt. Onions for the filling can be fried in butter or vegetable oil.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Then add the pieces of pink salmon fillets to the pan with the onions and stew all together for about ten minutes.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Form the pie into the desired thickness and shape: round or rectangular. The pink salmon pie can be baked on a baking tray or in a mold.

If you decide to make a round, you need to divide the dough into two halves: for the bottom and for the top, and if you want to leave a piece of dough for decoration.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

On the bottom piece of dough lay the stuffing of onion and pink salmon, sprinkle it with spices, such as fresh chopped parsley herbs.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Top the filling with the second piece of dough.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Allow the cake to proof for about 15-20 minutes at room temperature.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

To decorate the pie, I suggest making fish silhouettes out of pieces of dough. Brush the surface of the pie with a mixture of one egg yolk and a couple of teaspoons of cold water. Don’t forget to make punctures to allow steam to escape.

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

Place the tray or cake tin in the preheated oven and bake at 200 degrees until done. A tall pie like the one in the photo took about 40 minutes to bake. Smaller pies, with the filling almost done, bake more quickly…

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

The pink salmon pie is ready. Bon appetit!

Pink salmon pie - step by step recipe + reviews

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