Sheet Tray Salmon and Asparagus

Sheet pan Salmon and Asparagus

I love sheet pan meals because of how easy and quick they are to prepare, especially for those busy weekdays when you just couldn't be bothered. This recipe for Sheet Pan Salmon and Asparagus is one of our family favorites. It’s simple yet full of flavor and full of healthy Omega 3 fats. Not only is it healthy and convenient, but it’s a dish that is sure to please the whole family.
Course Dinner, Lunch, Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword asparagus, salmon
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 394 kcal
Author yvonne


  • 4 wild salmon fillets
  • 1 - 2 lemons
  • 4 Tbs grass fed butter Dairy free option, avocado oil mayonnaise or coconut oil
  • 1 pound asparagus trimmed
  • 2 Tbs pesto


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Cover baking sheet tray with aluminium foil.
  3. Place salmon fillets, skin side down on top of the foil.
    Sheet Tray Salmon and Asparagus
  4. Season with salt and pepper.
  5. Place slices of lemon on top of each fillet.
  6. Place one tablespoon of butter on top of each fillet.
  7. In a small mixing bowl, place asparagus and pesto. Combine until well combined.
    Sheet Tray Salmon and Asparagus
  8. Place pesto coated asparagus onto the baking sheet.

    Sheet Tray Salmon and Asparagus
  9. Bake for 12-15 minutes.
  10. Enjoy