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Pulled Salmon & Avocado Tacos

Pulled Salmon & Avocado Tacos

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Course: Appetizer, Main Course
Cuisine: Tex Mex
Keyword: salmon, tacos
Servings: 4


  • 1 orange, halved
  • 1 lime, halved
  • 15 ml maple syrup
  • 3 ml ground coriander
  • 5 ml ancho powder
  • 4 80 gram pieces of salmon
  • 75 ml HIll Street lager
  • 30 ml red wine vinegar
  • 3 ml sugar
  • 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
  • 250 ml fresh cilantro leaf
  • 80 ml sour cream, or Mexican crema
  • 5 ml vegetable oil
  • kosher salt to taste
  • 12 warm tortillas (we recommend corn versus flour)
  • 1 avocado, thinly sliced
  • 1 cedar plank, soaked in water overnight


  • Combined half of the orange and half of the lime juice, maple syrup and the beer into a large bowl.
  • Add the ground coriander and ancho pepper powder.
  • Add the salmon to the marination and let them stand at room temperature for 15 minutes.
  • In a small pot combined the remaining juices of lime and orange, with sugar, apple cider vinegar, and 2 tablespoons of water.
  • Bring it to a simmer and let it simmer for ½ minute, add the sliced onions and let it rest a room temperature, tossing occasionally.
  • Heat the barbecue until it reaches 380 degrees F. Add the salmon previously from the marination and cook over the cedar plank for 15 minutes.
  • Remove salmon from the barbecue and sprinkled with salt
  • Allow the salmon to rest for two minutes prior to flake with a fork.
  • Warm the tortilla and start to assemble the tacos with the flaked pieces of salmon, pickled onions, sliced avocado, drizzle with sour cream and top fresh coriander leaf.
  • Buon Appetito!


Chef Notes: This dish is based on creating a wonderful and fresh quick and easy recipe to enjoy at home with family and friends.
Juice Pairing: Strawberry Cha-Cha Juice 
Wine Pairing: Hill Street lager non-alcoholic beer
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