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Salmon burgers and watermelon salad keep dinner light and bright

Whip up a summery dinner that's fast, easy and healthy with salmon burgers topped with spicy yogurt sauce and farro salad with watermelon.
/ Source: TODAY

Food writer and blogger Elettra Wiedemann shares easy-to-make recipes from her new cookbook Impatient Foodie: 100 Delicious Recipes for a Hectic, Time-Starved World.

She shows us how to prepare fresh salmon burgers with spicy yogurt sauce and a healthy salad of earthy farro, sweet watermelon and peppery arugula.

Spicy Salmon Burgers

Spicy Salmon Burgers

Elettra Wiedemann

If your experience of salmon burgers has only been out of the frozen food aisle, this easy recipe will show you what salmon burgers are really meant to be. They're impatient foodie-friendly, impressive, delicious and healthy, a win all around! My little brother and sister — not normally fish fans — gobbled these up and asked for seconds.

Watermelon, Farro and Arugula Salad

Watermelon is not often served in savory dishes, but this salad really works and is perfect on a hot summer day.

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