Salmon and Bell Peppers

Yields 2 servings

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 Salmon fillets
  • 2 tablespoons, olive oil
  • 1 sweet red pepper, cut into 1/4 inch strips, by 1 to 3 inches long
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, cut as above
  • 3 cloves of garlic, thinly sliced
  • a handful of cherry tomatoes, cut in half
  • 1 baby zucchini, thinly sliced
  • 1 tablespoon, white wine vinegar
  • 1/3 cup of white table wine
  • 2 tablespoons fresh thyme, oregano or marjoram leaves
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • salt and black pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped

YIELD: 2 servings

COURSE: Seafood

CUISINE: Canadian

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Heat the olive oil in a 12"+ fry-pan and saute the peppers over high heat for one minute, stirring. Add the zucchini and tomatoes, saute a second minute. Add the garlic and saute a third minute, still stirring, of course.
  2. Season the salmon with salt and pepper. Push the vegetables to the side of the pan and put in the salmon. Cook 1 minute and then turn the fish over.
  3. Add your wine. Sprinkle the veggies and fish with your herb(s), parsley and cayenne. Spoon some veggies over the salmon.
  4. Put the lid on the fry-pan and cook at low heat for 6 to 8 minutes or until the salmon flakes when fork-tested.