One Pot Broccoli Cheddar Salmon Orzo

pat the salmon fillets dry, season both sides with salt, pepper, paprika and garlic powder

finely chop the onion

mince the garlic

roughly chop the broccoli florets

heat oil and butter over medium high, add salmon fillets

cook 3-4 minutes per side

remove from skillet

add garlic and onion, sauté for 2 minutes

add orzo, salt, cayenne pepper and Italian seasoning, cook for 1 minute

deglaze with white wine, simmer for 2 minutes

add broccoli and chicken broth

bring to a boil, simmer for 10 minutes stir occasionally

meanwhile shred the cheddar and grate the Parmesan

add half-and-half, cheddar and Parmesan

stir until melted

add salmon, simmer for 3 minutes

finish off with chili flakes and lots of black pepper