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Salmon kedgeree

Total Time
20 min
10 min
10 min
Delicious hot or cold, this easy rice dish features flakes of fresh salmon flavoured with lemon and dill


Rice, white, dry

130 g, long-grain


3 medium

Skinless salmon

400 g

Fresh lemon rind

20 g, 5cm strip

Reduced fat oil spread

2 tsp

Frozen green peas

1 cup(s), (120g), thawed

Lemon juice

1 tbs

Fresh dill

¼ cup(s), sprigs


1 medium, cut into wedges, to serve


  1. Cook rice following packet instructions or until tender. Drain.
  2. Meanwhile, cook eggs in a medium saucepan of boiling water for 10 minutes. Drain. Set aside in cold water for 5 minutes. Peel and cut into quarters.
  3. Meanwhile, place salmon and rind in a medium saucepan. Cover with water and bring to the boil over medium heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, for 8–10 minutes or until salmon is just cooked through. Drain. Discard rind. Cool salmon for 5 minutes. Use a fork to flake salmon into small pieces.
  4. Melt spread in a large non-stick frying pan over medium heat. Add rice, peas and juice and cook, stirring, for 3–4 minutes or until heated through (see note).
  5. Add salmon and dill and cook, stirring, for 3–4 minutes or until heated through. Top with eggs and serve with lemon wedges.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Frozen mixed vegetables.For Indian-style kedgeree you can add 1 teaspoon curry powder with the rice in Step 4.