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Blackened Salmon Pasta

Prep Time

10 minutes

Cook Time

20 minutes


2-4 people

Try out this delicious take on a classic pasta dish by @flychefaldenb for a flavor-packed meal to please the whole family! This recipe really brings together a dinner-time icon with creole flavors that will leave your palette and soul satisfied!


Blackened Salmon Pasta

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  • 1 lb salmon (cut in 1 inch chunks)

  • 2 tbs avocado oil (divided)

  • 1 1⁄2 tsp Tony Chachere’s Blackened Season + more to taste

  • 1 shallot (diced)

  • 4 garlic cloves (minced)

  • 2 tbs parsley (chopped)

  • 1⁄4 cups white wine

  • Juice of half a lemon

  • 1 1⁄2 cups heavy cream

  • 1-2 cups spinach

  • 3⁄4 cup parmesan (freshly grated)

  • 8 oz pappardelle pasta (boiled)

  • 1⁄3 reserved pasta water

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  1. Add 1 tbsp of avocado oil to the salmon chunks and season with 1 1⁄2 tsp of Tony Chachere’s Blackened Seasoning.
  2. In a large pan over medium-high heat, add the salmon and cook until it reaches your desired wellness and remove from the pan.
  3. In the same pan with the drippings, add in the shallots. Saute for about 3-5 minutes or until translucent.
  4. Add in garlic and sauté for an additional minute.
  5. Pour in white wine and lemon juice and let simmer until almost all the way evaporated.
  6. Pour in heavy cream along with the reserved pasta water and simmer for about 5 minutes then add in spinach and cook until wilted.
  7. Turn off the heat and add in 3⁄4 c of parmesan. Stir until the cheese is melted.
  8. Add in your noodles and mix until well-coated.
  9. Season to taste with more Blackened Seasoning, garnish with more parmesan and parsley.
  10. Add the salmon back to the pan and enjoy!

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