Clay Bakers avoid over-cooking, while eliminating the need for added fats. Using a pre-soaked clay pot, before placing in the oven, ensures the vessel creates and maintains moisture, allowing recipes to cook to perfection, while preventing nutrients from escaping. Voila! Healthy and delicious cooking to take you through the winter.


  • 3 pounds salmon steak
  • 1/4 pound chopped mushrooms
  • 1 medium onion
  • 2 tablespoons minced parsley
  • 1/4 teaspoon tarragon
  • 1/4 teaspoon each pepper and salt
  • 2 tablespoons butter (optional)
  • 1/2 cup sherry
  • 3 tablespoons bread crumbs


Cut salmon in half and lay both pieces in clay baker, sprinkle with mushrooms, onion and parsley and tarragon, mixed. Add salt and and freshly ground black pepper to taste. Dot with butter, and pour sherry around. Cover, and put into cold oven, then heat oven to 375°. After 30 minutes, sprinkle bread crumbs over top and bake for 30 more minutes.
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