Hot Smoked Salmon
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Hot Smoked Salmon

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Level

easy
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Cooking

20 min
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Preparation

45 min
Ingredients
Servings
1
Salmon Fillet500 g
White Rice13 cup
Chinese Tea Leave14 cup
Star Anise2
Ginger1 tbsp
Chinese Rice Wine12 tbsp
Light Soy Sauce3 tbsp
Brown Sugar12 cup
Sugar2 tsp
How to cook
Prepare salmon
  • In a mixing bowl, combine soy sauce, Chinese rice wine, minced ginger and sugar to make a marinade.
  • Cut Salmon into 2 pcs and cover it with marinate. Marinade for 10 minutes.
Prepare to smoke salmon
  • Line a wok with aluminum foil, and ensure that the aluminum foil covers all surfaces of the wok.
  • Combine the brown sugar, rice, tea leaves and star anise in a bowl and spread the mixture evenly onto the base of the aluminum foil.
  • Set a round wire rack over the mixture. It should be about 2 cm above the mixture.
  • Heat the wok over high heat for about 5-8 minutes or until the mixture begins to smoke.
  • Place marinated salmon on the wire rack skin side down. Place on the cover and reduce the heat to medium-low. Do not remove the cover for 10 minutes.
  • Check for doneness with a fork, the salmon should flake easily. If the salmon is not done, smoke for another 2–3 more minutes.
  • Serve up with your favourite sides.
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