Grilled Salmon with Creamy Pesto Sauce

Featured by Brutocao Cellars in the Gold Wine Club.
Grilled Salmon with Creamy Pesto Sauce

Description

A simple, yet outstanding grilled salmon recipe from Brutocao Cellars. The delicate fish is then topped with creamy pesto sauce and served over asparagus. Pair with the 2010 Chardonnay.

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Cook Time: 15 Minutes

Ingredients


• 4 (4 ounce salmon fillets)
• 2 Tbs. olive oil
• 4 oz. Philadelphia cream cheese, cubed
• ¼ cup milk
• 2 Tbs. pesto
• 1 Tbs. finely chopped fresh parsley

Instructions


Heat grill to medium heat. Brush both sides of fish with oil. Grill, skin-sides down, 10 min. or until fish flakes easily with fork.

Meanwhile, cook cream cheese and milk in saucepan on medium heat 2-3 min. or until cream cheese is completely melted and sauce is well blended, stirring constantly. Stir in pesto. Serve fish topped with sauce and parsley. Great with Fettuccini Alfredo and grilled asparagus spears.



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