Salmon with White Wine Butter Sauce

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Aug. 14, 2012

My latest video. How to make a proper buerre blanc. (aka) White wine butter sauce. It is accompanied with a filet of salmon and a veggie pasta. Please enjoy!!

Ingredients

Precooked fideo pasta 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Broccoli 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) , cut to florets
String beans 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) , cut to 2 inch pieces
Cremini mushrooms 1/4 Cup (4 tbs) , cut into pieces
White onion 1 Large , sliced
Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm) , chopped finely
Tomato 1 Large , diced
Shallot 1 Medium , sliced (BUTTER SAUCE)
Parsley stems 6 Medium (BUTTER SAUCE)
Peppercorn 1 Tablespoon (BUTTER SAUCE)
Lemon 1/2 Large , juiced (or vinegar, BUTTER SAUCE)
Chardonnay 1 Cup (16 tbs) (BUTTER SAUCE)
Butter 4 Tablespoon (BUTTER SAUCE)
Grape seed oil 4 Tablespoon (or any other oil)
Salmon fillet 8 Ounce , cut in half (copper river)
Salt 1 Teaspoon (to taste)
Pepper 1 Teaspoon (to taste)

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Slice the onions.

2. Dice the tomatoes.

3. Cut the broccoli into small florets and string beans into 2 inch pieces.

4. Season the salmon fillets with salt and pepper.

MAKING

5. FOR SAUCE: In a pan, heat 2 tablespoon oil. Put the peppercorns and stir. Add shallots, parsley stem and cook for a few minutes.

6. Pour the chardonnay and heat on low till it thickens.

7. Put the butter, increase the heat to medium and stir continuously till butter melts and reduces to thick sauce. Remove from heat.

8. In another pan, heat 1 tablespoon of oil. Add the beans, mushrooms, broccoli, onion and garlic and stir fry for a few minutes till vegetables are tender.

9. Put the tomatoes and stir fry till soft. Add cooked pasta and cook till done.

10. In a frying pan, add 1 tablespoon of oil, place the salmon fillets skin side down and cook it. Flip it and cook till both sides are cooked well.

SERVING

11. In a serving plate, put the vegetables and pasta on one side. Place the salmon fillet on it and pour the butter sauce over it generously. Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 958Calories from Fat 526

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 60 g92.3%

Saturated Fat 19 g95%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1105 mg46.04%

Total Carbohydrates 56 g18.7%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24%

Sugars 11 g

Protein 32 g64%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet