Pasta with Salmon and Dill

Serves 6Pasta with Salmon and Dill

1 pound Radiatore, Wagon Wheels or other medium pasta shape, uncooked
1 pound salmon steaks, or one 14-oz. can salmon, drained
Freshly ground pepper
4 tbsp. chopped fresh dill
3 stalks celery, chopped (1 cup)
1 medium onion, chopped (1 cup)
1 carrot, sliced
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
2 tbsp. lemon juice
1 tbsp. white wine vinegar

Preheat oven to 350 F. Prepare pasta according to package directions; drain.

Place the salmon in a non-reactive baking dish; season with pepper. Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 25 minutes. Remove the foil and cool. Remove the skin and bones; discard. Flake the salmon into large pieces and place in a large mixing bowl (If using canned salmon, place directly in the bowl and season with pepper). Add dill, celery, onion, carrot and pasta. In a small bowl, whisk together oil, lemon juice and vinegar. Add salmon and pasta and toss gently. Serve well chilled.