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Salmon Scallopini with Almond Orzo

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  • Preparation and cooking time
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  • Easy
  • Serves 2
Almonds and salmon are a great source of healthy fats, and almonds help you feel fuller longer.


  • 1/2 Cup Orzo
  • 4 tsp Butter
  • 2 tbsp Almonds
  • 1 Salmon Fillet
  • Lemon Juice


  • STEP 1
    Cook 1/2 cup of orzo according to the package directions. Drain, reserving 1/2 cup liquid.
  • STEP 2
    Melt 1 tsp of butter in a nonstick skillet over a medium heat. Brown 2 tbsp almonds, set aside.
  • STEP 3
    Season salmon with salt and pepper. Saute on both sides until done.
  • STEP 4
    Serve salmon onto plate, with Orzo.
  • STEP 5
    Add reserved liquid to skillet with 2 tbsp lemon juice. Stir in 3 tsp butter and adlmonds. Spoon over plate.

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