PASTA WITH PAN-SEARED SALMON

This is the first recipe to kick start of the Simplicity: 3-4 Ingredient Meals series. It’s very simple and quick to cook and definitely tasty too. Preparation prior to this dish is also simple too. Hey, everything here is simple so don’t worry and let’s start firing up the stove!

These are the ingredients you will need (Serves 2):

  • 2 Salmon Fillets
  • 11/2 cup of Penne Pasta
  • 10 Cherry Tomatoes (more if you like)
  • Chopped Parsley (or Parsley Flakes)
  • Chopped garlic (ready-made)
  • Salt & Fresh Black Pepper
  • Olive Oil
  • Unsalted Butter

Method:

1. Halve the cherry tomatoes. Put them into a bowl, add 2 teaspoon of chopped garlic, 3 rounds of olive oil, the chopped parsley, some salt and fresh black pepper. Mix them well and leave it for about 30 minutes.

IMG_9647

2. Season the salmons on both sides with salt and freshly grind black pepper. Set it aside. Boil a pot of water and add a some salt into it. Once the water is bubbling-boiling, pour the pasta in.

IMG_9649

3. Take a pan, add olive oil and a tablespoon of unsalted butter in low-medium heat. Gently place the salmons into the pan. Flip them to cook both sides.

4. Once sides are cooked, cover the pan and leave it for about 5 minutes. After that, set the salmon aside.

5. Strain the pasta once they are cooked. Using the same pan with the leftover oil and butter, pour the pasta in. Add the tomatoes. Stir them well.

6. Adjust taste by adding salt here.

7. Serve the pasta onto a dish topped with salmon fillet.

IMG_9654

  2 comments for “PASTA WITH PAN-SEARED SALMON

  1. ah joo
    October 2013 at

    That simple??!! Haha.. gonna try this

  2. Dariel
    October 2013 at

    Hi ah joo,

    Is so simple.. You can try cooking too. :)

    Cheers,
    Kenneth

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *