Really easy, and so scrumptious, these keto salmon patties have superbly crisp edges and a scrumptious filling. Good for appetizers, though we love them a lot, they’re often the star of our dinner desk. Seize your tartar sauce and let’s fry!

Are Salmon Patties Wholesome? Keto? Paleo?

Salmon is a superb supply of each omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin B-12. Plus it’s excessive in protein and carb free (extra on all that right here).

  • Keto + low carb – Conventional salmon patties are made with breadcrumbs, making them greater in carbs than the recipe under, and never an amazing possibility for these consuming keto.
  • Paleo – This recipe accommodates parmesan, which isn’t a part of a paleo consuming plan.

top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon

Keto Salmon Patties Recipe Components

All you want are your commonplace salmon patty elements, minus the breadcrumbs–We’ll skip these to maintain the carbs down…

  • Wild vs. farmed salmon – I like to recommend wild salmon, because it accommodates fewer contaminants than farmed. Costco sells canned wild salmon at an amazing value!
  • Canned vs. leftover salmon – You should use any type of salmon you could have readily available: canned, broiled salmon, pan seared salmon, or baked salmon are all nice. Simply make sure to skip the salmon marinade if attainable. Flake your cooked salmon into small items earlier than mixing it in, and weigh it, ensuring to solely use 12 ounces.
  • Breadcrumbs vs. parmesan + egg – We’ll use parmesan and an egg to bind these salmon patties collectively (as an alternative of breadcrumbs). Utilizing this combo will preserve the carbs down.

Finest Dips for Keto Salmon Desserts

Serve your keto salmon truffles with tartar sauce (yup, most storebought choices will work for these consuming keto!), or dill aoili, and a squeeze of lemon juice.

top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon

How To Make Salmon Patties

Similar to my keto crab truffles, all you’ll want to do is kind these patties and provides them a fast sear…

  1. Mix your elements collectively.
  2. Form into 4 patties.
  3. Warmth oil, then sear on both sides till golden.

top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon
top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon
top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon

Storing, Freezing, and Reheating Suggestions

Salmon patties are finest served sizzling from the pan! However in the event you occur to have leftovers, retailer them in an hermetic container within the fridge, and reheat them over the range in a sizzling pan with oil.

You possibly can freeze these keto salmon patties! I recommend reheating frozen patties within the oven.

Leftover Concepts (Past a Easy Reheat)

These keto salmon patties are unimaginable reheated with a recent dollop of dip, however can be added to a handful of recipes for a recent tackle leftovers…

  • Flake and serve over a mattress of greens for a salmon salad.
  • Over a bit of keto toast with a fried egg on prime for breakfast.
  • Or flaked and added to crustless quiche or scramble eggs.
  • Served as a lettuce wrapped burger for dinner.
  • Add just a few tablespoons of tartar sauce and toss collectively for a salmon model of tuna salad. You can even mash an avocado as use that as an alternative of mayo, like this avocado tuna salad.

top view of keto salmon patties with fresh salmon

Extra Salmon Recipes

Keto Salmon Patties

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Servings :6 Patties

Prep Time10 minutes

Cook dinner Time8 minutes

Complete Time18 minutes


  • Add salmon, onion, garlic, lemon zest, purple pepper flakes, parmesan, and eggs to a big bowl and mix along with your palms. Form into 6 patties, and place on a plate.

  • Warmth oil in a big heavy backside skillet over medium-high warmth. As soon as shimmering, add the patties. Do that in batches in case your pan is not massive sufficient to accommodate all 6. Sear on both sides till golden and the patties are cooked during, about 4 minutes per.

  • Serve heat with tartar sauce and luxuriate in!

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Energy: 233kcalComplete Carbohydrates: 2gProtein: 17gFats: 17gSodium: 191mgFiber: 0.3gSugar: 1gWeb Carbs: 2g

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