Salmon with Vodka Sauce

Mindless Wanderings

A few months ago, our wonderful neighbors Tom and Alice drop – shipped a fresh caught Alaskan Salmon filet to our doorstep…just because! I had to do something special with that special fish. So I researched a recipe for salmon with vodka sauce. In a word, it was DIVINE!

I made it again tonight using store bought salmon. The fish wasn’t as flavorful (duh!) but ohmygoodness that SAUCE. Seriously amazing
Check it out…


2 tablespoons olive oil for the sauce, plus 1 tablespoon olive oil for the salmon

1 large white onion, finely chopped

1 28-ounce canned crushed tomatoes

2 minced garlic cloves

1/4 cup Vodka

1/2 cup Heavy Cream

4 fresh basil leaves, whole

1 teaspoon of salt for the vodka sauce

1/4 teaspoon salt for the salmon

1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

3 tablespoons unsalted butter

1 pound fresh Salmon Filet with skin

1 pound…

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