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Smoked Basil Pesto Salmon

Source: Chef Nalani Kaneakua, Papaya's Cafe

1 lb salmon fillet
8 oz fresh basil
2 cloves garlic
2 oz pine nuts
2 oz olive oil
salt & pepper

Place all ingredients, except salmon, in food processor. Blend till smooth, set aside. Spread pesto on salmon fillet; place in smoker for 1 hour.

To assemble: Toss Caesar dressing with romaine, croutons, and parmesan cheese in a large bowl. Shred or cube salmon and top Caesar salad before serving.

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