Easy Keto Salmon Cakes

Easy Keto Salmon Cakes

These easy keto salmon cakes are a fun and flavorful low carb meal without any hassle. Great for quick lunches and easy meal prep!

Yields 2 Servings


Salmon cakes

  • Two 5 oz pouch of pink salmon (or cans, drained well)

  • 1 egg

  • 1/4 cup finely ground pork rinds (optional, but helps)

  • 1/2 jalapeno, finely chopped

  • 2 tbsp sarayo (or plain mayo)

  • 2 tbsp finely diced red onion

  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder

  • 1/4 tsp chili powder

  • Salt and pepper to taste

  • 1 tbsp avocado oil

Avocado cream sauce

  • 1 avocado

  • 1/4 cup sour cream

  • 3 tbsp cilantro

  • 1–2 tbsp avocado oil (to thin)

  • 1–2 tsp Water, to desired thickness

  • Juice of half lemon

  • Salt, pepper to taste


  1. In large bowl mix salmon, egg, jalapeno, sarayo, red onion, ground pork rinds and seasoning

  2. Form patties with mixture (4 large or 5-6 small)

  3. In non stick skillet, drizzle oil and cook patties over medium heat 4-5 minutes until each side is golden brown and crispy

Avocado sauce

  1. Blend all ingredients in food processor until smooth

  2. Serve salmon cakes hot with avocado sauce and extra drizzle of sarayo

Per Serving:

Calories: 542
Total Carbs: 10g
Fiber: 6g
NET Carbs: 4g
Protein: 10g
Fat: 50g