Try this salmon salad recipe, then check out more salmon recipes such as our Vietnamese-style salmon with roasted cashew rice noodle salad.


  • 250g pack ready-to-eat freekeh or spelt
  • 1 lemon, zested and juiced
  • 1/2 red chilli, finely chopped
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds, toasted and slightly crushed
  • 1/2 avocado, peeled, stoned and diced
  • 1/2 cucumber, diced
  • a handful flat-leaf parsley, chopped
  • a small handful dill, chopped
  • 200g skinless hot smoked salmon, flaked


  • STEP 1

    Microwave the freekeh following pack instructions then tip into a bowl and stir in the lemon zest and juice, chilli, cumin and plenty of seasoning. Leave to cool completely.

  • STEP 2

    Stir in the avocado, cucumber and herbs, divide between 2 plates and top with salmon. Sprinkle more herbs to finish if you like.

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