Ease on into the weekend with Smoked Salmon Mousse

salmon spread appetizer

Here’s an appetizer that will ease you into the weekend. I suggest pairing it with a pinot noir or sauvignon blanc. Happy weekend! -alyce eyster


Smoked Salmon Mousse
Recipe Type: appetizer
Prep Time: 
Total Time: 
Serves: 6
  • ½ lb smoked salmon
  • ½ lb cream cheese, room temperature
  • ¼ cup chives, chopped
  • ¼ cup dill, chopped
  • juice of ½ lemon
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • dash Tabasco
  1. Place all ingredients in a food processor and puree until smooth.
  2. Serve with crackers and/or toast points and cornichons.

Photo: Fulton Davenport

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