The Salmon Cucumber sandwich is a quick and easy lunch idea. It’s a light and delicious alternative to tuna.

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Health Benefits

Salmon is packed with healthy Omega-3s and muscle building proteins and amino acids. Did you know that canned salmon has 3 times the Omega-3s of canned tuna? Some of the health benefits associated with fish consumption and Omega-3s include: heart health, mental health, joint health, eye health, and decreased cancer risk.

Ingredients

  • 1 can of salmon (wild caught Alaskan preferred)
  • 1 tbsp light mayonnaise
  • 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • pinch sea salt
  • pinch cracked pepper
  • 1/4 cup of sliced cucumber (6-8 pieces)
  • 2 English muffins

Directions

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  1. Drain salmon and empty can into medium sized bowl.
  2. Add mayonnaise, salt and pepper to the bowl.
  3. Squeeze fresh lemon juice into the bowl and mix well.
  4. Slice cucumber into thin slices.
  5. Lightly toast English muffins.
  6. Prepare sandwich by topping salmon with cucumbers.

Enjoy!

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