When you're thinking pasta for dinner, think about my easy to make and oh so delicious Bucatini with blackened salmon, asparagus, tomatoes and a light gorgonzola cream sauce!
Take a Trip to Italy with my Bucatini and Blackened Salmon.
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Have you ever wondered how sad life would be without pasta? It’s almost heartbreaking to think about it…sigh.
For this dish I choose Bucatini. Bucatini is a slow-dried, thick and hollow pasta that is from the Lazio Region of Italy and is a favorite pasta of Rome.
Today we are making Bucatini with Blackened Salmon, Asparagus and Grape Tomatoes in a Gorgonzola Cream Sauce. Let’s begin by gathering our ingredients aka Mise en Place.
Although the dish looks complicated it only has a few components you need to get ready. Lightly cook the asparagus, start the cream sauce reduction, blacken the salmon and cook the pasta. If you have a nice serving bowl it makes a great presentation.
If not, you can serve out the portions in your pasta bowls or dinner plates.
Serve up your pasta with extra Romano and Gorgonzola Cheese and fresh ground black pepper. Can I tell you that is dish was ah-mazingly delicious? In fact, even reheated the second day it was still better than most of the pasta dishes you’ll order at your favorite Italian restaurant. And at a fraction of the price!
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