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Salmon and Snow Pea Pasta with Tarragon Cream Sauce

Salmon & Snow Pea Pasta with Tarragon Cream Sauce.  Doesn’t that just sound so creamy and delicious.  It was.  I’m not sure who decided that Salmon & Peas are two peas in a pod…but I’m right there.  I know I can’t claim everything as comfort food but….buttery baked salmon, mild snow peas, pasta tossed with an ultra creamy tarragon sauce….muah!!

Salmon and Snow Pea Pasta with Tarragon Cream Sauce
Salmon and Snow Pea Pasta with Tarragon Cream Sauce

Salmon & Snow Pea Pasta with Tarragon Cream Sauce

Libby with Lemony Thyme
Course Pasta, Seafood

Ingredients
  

For Salmon…

  • 1 lb. Salmon fillets
  • 1/2 tsp. Mrs. Dash Garlic Herb seasoning
  • 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp. sea salt

For Pasta & Peas…

  • 6 oz. Farfalle Bowtie pasta
  • 1 10 oz. pkg. Birds Eye Steamfresh Sugar frozen Snap Peas steamed according to package directions

For cream sauce…

  • 2 Tbl. butter
  • 2 Tbl. flour
  • 1 cup milk or half & half
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup cream cheese
  • 1/4 tsp. garlic powder
  • 2 Tbl. fresh tarragon minced
  • sea salt & fresh cracked pepper

Instructions
 

For Salmon…

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Sprinkle salmon fillets with Mrs. Dash seasoning, sea salt, and fresh cracked pepper.
  • Bake for 17 minutes.

For Pasta and Peas…

  • Cook Pasta according to package instructions.
  • Steam Snow Peas according to package instructions.

For cream sauce…

  • In heavy sauce pan, melt butter over medium heat.
  • Add flour and whisk until bubbly and blended.
  • Quickly add milk, sour cream, and cream cheese and stir to incorporate.
  • Bring sauce to a light boil, stirring constantly, reduce heat.
  • Add garlic powder, tarragon, and salt & pepper to taste.
  • Spoon over pasta with salmon and snow peas.