Red Lobster is an American casual dining restaurant chain that is owned and operated by Darden Restaurants, Inc., headquartered in Orlando, Florida. The company also has operations in Canada, the United Arab Emirates, and Japan. As of May 29, 2011, there are 698 Red Lobster locations worldwide.
Red Lobster was founded in 1968 by entrepreneurs Bill Darden and Charley Woodsby. Originally billed as a "Harbor for Seafood Lovers", the first restaurant in Lakeland, Florida, was followed by several others throughout the southeast. In 1970, General Mills acquired Red Lobster as a five-unit company. With new backing, the chain expanded rapidly in the 1980s.
Grilled Salmon with Honey Dijon Sauce
Red Lobster Grilled Salmon with Honey Dijon Sauce
4 (8 ounce) salmon fillet, brushed w/ oil
8 tablespoons honey
4 tablespoons dijon mustard
4 tablespoons warm water
1 tablespoon olive oil
3 teaspoons soy sauce
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
For Sauce: Combine honey, Dijon mustard, water, olive oil, soy sauce, salt & pepper.
Grilling: Brush salmon fillets with olive oil and grill 3 to 5 minutes on one side. Turn; While grilling on second side, brush with Honey Dijon Sauce. Grill a total of approx 10 to 12 minutes. Serve with extra sauce on the side.