Pasta with smoked salmon cream sauce recipe

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serves: 1
Skill: easy
Cost: not
Prep: 10 min
Cooking: 15 min

Nutrition per portion

RDA
Calories 243 kCal 12%
Fat 13g 19%
  -  Saturates 1.8gg 9%
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  • This smoky salmon pasta dish is designed as dinner for one but just double the ingredients for a dinner date.

    Ingredients

    • 75g (3oz) pasta shapes
    • 1tsp olive oil
    • 1 spring onion, trimmed, washed and finely sliced
    • 50g (2oz) smoked salmon or smoked trout, chopped
    • 4 - 5tbsp double cream
    • 1/2 lime, juice only
    • Freshly ground black pepper

    Method

    • Cook the pasta in a pan of lightly salted boiling water according to the packet instructions and drain. Meanwhile, heat the oil and fry the spring onion until softened.

    • Stir in the chopped salmon and double cream and heat until beginning to bubble. Add the lime juice, bring the mixture to the boil and simmer for 1 – 2 mins, stirring.

    • Stir in the cooked pasta, season with pepper and serve.

    Top tip for making Pasta with smoked salmon cream sauce

    * Luxury salmon scrambled eggBeat 50g smoked salmon into 2 eggs and 3tbsp double cream, cook gently in melted butter in a small saucepan, stirring, until the scrambled egg is set but creamy. Serve with buttered toast. * 100g pack of smoked salmon will make both this recipe and the luxury scrambled egg above.

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