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Baked Salmon with Tarragon Peppercorn Cream Sauce Recipe

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This recipe for Baked Salmon with Tarragon Peppercorn Cream Sauce, by , is from Spivey/Merrill Family and Friends Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Gail W. Spivey, step-mother of bride
Added: Friday, January 23, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 Salmon fillets
4 tbsp. olive oil or melted butter
4 tbsp. FRESH tarragon (this is one of the herb's in our garden)
2 tsp. green peppercorns (can use less if you prefer)
1 tomato
1 cup sliced mushrooms
salt and pepper to tast
1 cup whipping cream

Directions:
Directions:
Oil a baking pan large enough to hold your salmon fillets in one layer. Brush fillets with butter/oil and bake at 450 degrees for 8-10 minutes.

Put remaining butter/oil in a large saute pan. Add mushrooms and saute for 2 minutes. Add chopped tomato, green peppercorns and tarragon. Warm through about 1 minute. Add cream and reduce for 3-5 minutes. Salt and pepper to taste. Pour over salmon.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4 servings
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is one i used to make when Chrissie lived with us the summer after she graduated as she (and we!) love salmon! Very special.

 

 

 

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