Written By Guest Writer Main course / Recipes Aug 23, 2011 Cornmeal Crusted Tofino Salmon with Lobster Mushroom Ragout SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterestleft: Lobster mushrooms saute, right: Chef Nicholas NuttingThis recipe was featured on Chef Nicolas Nutting’s Food Day menu at the Wickaninnish Inn‘s Pointe Restaurant this year. It puts several local ingredients to good use!Cornmeal Crusted Salmon with Sweet Corn Polenta and Lobster Mushroom RagoutSalmon:4- 5 oz filets of Spring Salmon (Skin Off)2 egg whites150 ml finely Ground Cornmeal½ teaspoon ground coriander seedOlive oilSalt & PepperPreheat oven to 325. Season and dip one side of salmon in egg whites. Combine cornmeal and coriander seed. Dredge salmon filets in cornmeal and coriander seed mixture. Pan fry dredged side in olive oil and bake to medium rare (15-20 minutes, depending on thickness). Sweet Corn Polenta:250 ml Cornmeal1L 2 % milk Simmering with bay leaf, thyme, black pepper250 ml Parmesan Cheese (Grated)1 lemon2 Tablespoons Chopped ParsleySaltWhisk Cornmeal into Strained Simmering milk. Cook until cornmeal is soft. Add Parmesan cheese. Add zest and juice of lemon and parsley. Lobster Mushroom Ragout:2 tablespoons olive oil1 cup diced pancetta4 cloves garlic (sliced)2 onions (julienne)Pinch of Fennel Seed, Dried Chilies, Black Pepper 1 sprig rosemary100 ml B.C. Pinot Noir4 large B.C. lobster mushrooms (cleaned & sliced)250 ml White Veal Stock250 ml peeled cherry tomatoesIn a large sauce pan, render pancetta in olive oil until crispy, add garlic and cook until golden. Add onions, fennel seeds , chilies, pepper and rosemary. Deglaze with Pinot Noir and reduce. Add lobster mushrooms and veal stock. Simmer until mushroom are tender and finish by adding peeled tomatoes.Assemble plates by placing salmon over a serving of polenta. Top with lobster mushroom ragout.Serves 4ChefsRecipesSalmonTofinoVancouver Island SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Main course / Recipes / Salad November 1, 2022 Vietnamese Lemongrass Grilled Steak Salad All the flavours of southeast Asia are contained in this colourful, crunchy, and protein-rich ... Read More Appetizer / Dessert / Main course / Recipes / Side dish August 30, 2022 Balkan Recipes The companion recipes to Cinda Chavich's article, My Balkan Food Memories, in the Sept|Oct 2022 issue of ... Read More Food / How to Cook / Main course / Recipes November 2, 2021 French Quiche—Revised Our apologies for an omission in this recipe in the Dec|Jan issue. In the instructions for making the filling, we neglected to add the milk to the ... Read More Food / How to Cook / Main course / Recipes November 27, 2020 Skewered Spicy Chicken and Shiitake Skewers Rebecca Wellman serves up her delicious take on chicken and mushroom skewers with a tasty side of sauce. Serves 4 ... Read More Food / How to Cook / Main course / Recipes November 27, 2020 Sheet Pan Jambalaya An untraditional take on a classic recipe using local West Coast ingredients, leftover rice, a few kooky twists and just one pan. Hooked yet? ... Read More Appetizer / Main course / Recipes December 30, 2019 Spinach and Herb Pesto Spinach and Herb Pesto Makes about 1 cup. 1½ cups finely chopped spinach 1½ cups chopped parsley 2 Tbsp lemon juice, about half a lemon 1 jalapeño ... Read More Comments are closed.