Baked Salmon with Ranch & Cheese

An easy recipe for Baked Salmon with Ranch and Cheese. Flakey salmon filet with so much flavor from the Parmesan Ranch and cheese. You’re going to love this recipe as it’s a one-pan meal and ready in under 30 minutes.

For more amazing salmon recipes that require little prep time and are baked, try the Salmon with Avocado or a family favorite, Baked Salmon with Shrimp.

Baked salmon with ranch and cheese on a cutting board topped with chopped greens.

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Baked salmon recipes are wonderful. They are my favorite method for cooking salmon. The salmon fillet is seasoned and the oven does the remaining work, yes! This baked salmon recipe is no different. Combine a quick Parmesan Ranch mixture, generously spread it over the salmon and add grated cheese. Bake salmon and dinner is ready!

Baked Salmon with Ranch & Cheese topped with fresh herbs on a baking sheet.

How to Make Salmon with Ranch-

Preparing a juicy baked salmon doesn’t get any easier than this recipe.

  • Combine ingredients for Parmesan Ranch spread. Cover a whole salmon fillet (or cut into individual sizes).
  • Generously add grated cheese over Ranch spread.
  • Bake and enjoy!

How to place the ranch and cheese on top of the salmon for this baked salmon with ranch and cheese recipe.

Enjoy this baked salmon with mashed potatoes or rice.
Baked Salmon with Ranch & Cheese
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Total Time
20 mins

An easy recipe for Baked Salmon with Ranch and Cheese. Flakey salmon filet with so much flavor from the Parmesan Ranch and cheese.

Course: Dinner
Servings: 6 Servings
Calories: 436 kcal
Author: Valentina's Corner
  • 2 pounds salmon fillet
  • 2 Tbsp Ranch dressing mix
  • 2/3 cup Hellman’s mayonnaise
  • 2 Tbsp grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 ½ Tbsp milk
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • dash of pepper
  • 1/2-3/4 cup mozzarella cheese, grated
  1. Heat oven to 425°F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper (or foil).
  2. Combine Ranch dressing mix, mayonnaise, Parmesan cheese, milk, garlic and pepper.
  3. Place salmon onto a baking sheet, spread ranch/mayonnaise mixture over salmon. Top with shredded cheese.
  4. Bake 15-18 minutes, depending on the thickness of salmon. Broil 2-3 minutes, until cheese turns a golden color.

Nutrition Facts
Baked Salmon with Ranch & Cheese
Amount Per Serving
Calories 436 Calories from Fat 270
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 30g 46%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 102mg 34%
Sodium 685mg 29%
Potassium 747mg 21%
Total Carbohydrates 3g 1%
Protein 33g 66%
Vitamin A 3.1%
Vitamin C 0.4%
Calcium 9.2%
Iron 7.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


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  • Donna 08/28/2018, 8:35 pm

    Made this tonight! It was amazing! Will definitely make it again!

    • Valentina's Corner 08/29/2018, 1:21 pm

      That’s wonderful, Donna. I’m so happy to hear that and hope you come back and visit. 🙂

  • Marie 08/17/2017, 9:53 am

    I think the printable version of this is missing on the page. It sounds delicious, hope to make for Sunday to enjoy with friends after church 🙂

    • admin 08/17/2017, 3:53 pm

      Thank you for pointing that out, Marie. I sure appreciate it and it’s fixed! 🙂 Hope you and your friends love it. Sundays after church with friends are the best kind of Sundays 🙂 <3. Have a blessed time together.

  • Galina 02/28/2017, 11:00 pm

    Valya, this salmon recipe was so so delicious! By far the best I’ve ever tried! We couldn’t get enough?Thank u so much for sharing it!!!

    • admin 03/01/2017, 3:49 pm

      Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful feedback. I love recipes the whole family can enjoy. ☺☺☺☺

  • Tanya 10/31/2016, 11:22 pm

    Made this today and it was soooo yummy! Love your blog! I basically cook everyday from your blog!

    • admin 11/01/2016, 12:30 am

      Tanya, I wish you could just see the HUGE smile you put on my face today. Feeling very appreciated and encouraged, THANK YOU. 🙂 <3
      (P.S. We had Salmon today as well. It was the Shrimp, Salmon and Asparagus One Pan Meal. A favorite in our home.)

  • Tzivia 09/06/2016, 1:10 pm

    Wow looks really way good vala unfortunately I’m allergic to salmon would it work with another fish like cod or tilapia or flounder do wanna try it love fish and cheese

    • admin 09/06/2016, 1:59 pm

      What a bummer thar you’re allergic, unfortunately, I’ve not tried it with any other fish and cannot share results. Sorry, that wasn’t very helpful..

  • Tonya 07/11/2016, 9:50 am

    Yum! This looks and sound really good! Your timing couldn’t be more perfect! Off, I go into the kitchen…

    • admin 07/12/2016, 3:12 pm

      Tonya.. I sure hope you enjoyed this recipe☺☺..

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