{Quick & Easy} Smoked Salmon Pasta

Aren’t there days that you just want to whip something up in the kitchen as quickly as possible? We came back way past lunch time and just needed to get some food in our system. So I looked into our fridge and found a packet of smoked salmon. Perfect! (: I got the dish plated in less than 30 minutes! Talk about quick aye?

Cream and Tomato Smoked Salmon Pasta (serves 2)

100g smoked salmon

2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped

1/2 onion, finely chopped

6 sundried tomatoes, finely chopped

2 tbs tomato paste

50ml dry white wine

100ml thickened cream

50g butter

salt & ground black pepper, to season

chopped parsley & chilli flakes, to garnish

100-125g dried pasta (cooked according to the packet, drained and set aside)

Steps : 

1) Place a heavy-based pan over medium heat and melt the butter. Add the garlic, onion and sundried tomatoes and fry till the onions soften. Careful not to burn the garlic, as it will turn bitter.

2) Add the white wine and cream and allow it to come to a boil. Add the tomato paste and mix till well combined. Pour the pasta into the pan and mix it well, making sure the pasta is coated well with the sauce.

3) Take the pan off the heat, and put in the smoked salmon. Fold the salmon into the pasta and bring it back onto the heat for a further 2-3 minutes. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

4) Serve and garnish with parsley and chilli flakes. ENJOY! (:

Easy peasy, quick & easy!

14 thoughts on “{Quick & Easy} Smoked Salmon Pasta

  1. kellysiew says:

    Mmmm! I do love a good salmon pasta! My guilty pleasure used to be the La Porchetta version (don’t judge, lol!) until I started making my own. Yours looks fantastic!! I could have one right now.

    • liannelow says:

      hehe don’t worry! no judgements casted at all! I use to like la porchetta when I first came to Melbourne too! and Sofia’s! haha Thanks babe! It’s really quick and simple if you have a packet of smoked salmon in the fridge! heh (:

  2. Mish says:

    Omg I’m reading this at work and it’s making my tummy growl! This looks amazing hun! I am definitely gonna try this out 😀 – mish kam

    • liannelow says:

      awww! thanks for leaving a comment babe! hehe (: so glad you read and support my blog! hehe Yes do try this out! hehe u can just make it after work! doesn’t take much time at all! hehe xx

      • mishhmashh says:

        I have been reading your blog the whole day babe!! Got inspired to do up a simple one! Was sharing the recipes with my mommy too 😀 When are you coming back? Let’s make it a MUST to catch up! With Shir as well :)) xoxo

      • liannelow says:

        hehe yes I saw and im following! (: hehe awww hope she likes the recipes! hehe I’m back at the end of the year so we can catch up then! hehe and yes! with Shir! (:

  3. Julie says:

    YUM love the combination of smoked salmon and pasta it’s the best coz you don’t need to add much to it. Shame it’s too pricey hey – another trip to costco ;)?

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