Recipe for a Quick Holiday Lunch

By November 28, 2016 No Comments
Parmesan crusted norwegian salmon with polenta chips

Quick Holiday Lunch

Idyllic December days spent with friends and family by the sea – this is what we dream of all year long. Today, Head Chef at Prince’s Grant’s Bunkers Restaurant, Nomusa Mngadi shares her recipe for Parmesan crusted Norwegian Salmon – the perfect dish for lunch that won’t keep you in front of the stove for hours.

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Recipe: Parmesan crusted Norwegian Salmon with Polenta Chips

Serves 2

Preparation time: 15min

Cooking time: 10min


400g Norwegian salmon

2Tsp mayonnaise

Juice of 1 lemon

2Tbls Parmesan cheese

2 pinch mixed herbs

¾ cup polenta

2 – 3 cups water

1/4Tsp salt

1Tsp parmesan cheese

60g cherry tomatoes

80g green beans


Put water in a pot to boil with salt, mix polenta with boiling water in a stove let it simmer for 5minutes, add 5ml parmesan and mix again. Pour polenta porridge in a flat tray and refrigerate for 15min.

Season the fish with salt, pepper and lemon juice. Spread the mayonnaise over the fish and sprinkle with parmesan and mixed herbs. Bake for 8 minutes at 170°C.

Cut the polenta into 10mm chips size. Deep fry until crispy.

Roast cherry tomatoes in the oven for 3 minutes and steam green beans in boiling water for 3 minutes. Finish off your plating with a balsamic reduction.