The Best Salmon Patties

These salmon patties are a delightful blend of flavors and textures, combining the richness of pink salmon with the crunch of peppers and onions. Perfect for a quick and satisfying meal, these patties are easy to make and incredibly delicious.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

  • Quick and easy to make
  • Packed with flavor and texture
  • Versatile and can be served in various ways


  • 1 – 12 oz can pink salmon
  • 2 whole eggs
  • 1/4 cup chopped onions
  • 1/4 cup chopped peppers
  • 2 tablespoons yellow cornmeal
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 teaspoon Texas Pete’s hot sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 slice of white bread, crumbled
  • 1/4 cup flour (add slowly, if necessary, to adjust consistency)


  1. Open the canned salmon and place it in a colander in the sink to drain. Remove the large bones if desired.
  2. Flake the salmon with a fork and transfer it to a large bowl.
  3. Add the eggs, chopped onions, chopped peppers, cornmeal, salt, garlic powder, mayonnaise, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, black pepper, and crumbled bread to the bowl.
  4. Gently mix the ingredients together without overworking. If the mixture is too wet, add flour gradually to adjust the consistency.
  5. Divide the mixture and form it into four patties. Set aside.
  6. Heat a skillet over medium heat and add shortening or oil for frying.
  7. Place the patties in the pan and brown the bottom. Carefully turn them over to brown the other side.
  8. Once both sides are golden brown, remove the patties from the pan and drain them on paper towels.


Store any leftover salmon patties in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Reheat in a skillet or oven before serving.

Recipe Tips:

  • Feel free to customize the recipe by adding herbs or spices of your choice.
  • Serve the salmon patties with a side salad or on a bun for a delicious sandwich option.
  • Adjust the seasoning according to your taste preferences for a personalized touch.

Enjoy these flavorful and crispy salmon patties as a tasty meal option that is sure to satisfy your cravings!”

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