Posted on August 2, 2022 by in Fish & Seafood, Pasta, Recipes Blog

This one-skillet Italian recipe is perfect for your next weeknight dinner when you’re craving a simple to prepare, flavorful dish.

Skillet Salmon & Tortellini Florentine
Prep: 20 minutes
Cook: 15 minutes
Serves: 4

½ (19-ounce) package Our Family® Frozen Cheese Tortellini
1 tablespoon Our Family® Olive Oil
4 frozen Martin’s Boneless, Skinless Salmon Fillets, thawed
1 teaspoon kosher salt
¾ teaspoon ground black pepper
2 tablespoons Our Family® Unsalted Butter
1 cup chopped yellow onion
2 garlic cloves, minced
2 tablespoons Our Family® All-Purpose Flour
2 cups Martin’s Whole Milk
2 cups loosely packed baby spinach
¼ cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes (not in oil)
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

  1. Cook tortellini as label directs; drain, return to saucepot and cover.
  2. In large nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Sprinkle salmon with ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper; add to skillet and cook 10 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 145°, turning once.
  3. In separate large skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Add onion; cook 5 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally. Add garlic; cook 30 seconds or until fragrant, stirring frequently. Whisk in flour; cook 2 minutes, whisking constantly. Whisk in milk; heat to a simmer. Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 5 minutes or until thickened, whisking occasionally. Stir in spinach, tomatoes, lemon juice, tortellini and remaining ½ teaspoon each salt and pepper; cook 2 minutes or until heated through and spinach is wilted, stirring occasionally. Makes about 5 cups.
  4. Serve tortellini topped with salmon.


Approximate nutritional values per serving (1 salmon fillet, about 1¼ cups tortellini mixture): 515 Calories, 23g Fat (8g Saturated), 106mg Cholesterol, 817mg Sodium, 39g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 10g Sugars, 37g Protein

Chef Tip
Serve with lemon wedges for squeezing over salmon.


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Fish & Seafood, Pasta, Recipes Blog | August 2nd, 2022