clam casino spread
a recipe by
Surrey South, BC
Served with crackers, pretzels or even vegetable sticks, this is an easy appetizer to enjoy
serves 6 servings
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Stove Top
Ingredients For clam casino spread
6 slicebacon, cooked and crumbled
1 Tbspbacon fat
2 can(142 g./5 oz.) clams, minced and juice reserved from 1 can (about 2/3 cup)
1/3 cred onions, finely chopped
13/ cred peppers, finely chopped
1/3 cpoblano peppers, finely chopped
2 lgcloves garlic, pressed
freshly ground black pepper, to taste (i always use mixed peppercorns)
ground himalayan sea salt, to taste
1/4 cpanko® breadcrumbs
1 pkg(8 oz.) light cream cheese, room temperature
1/2 clight sour cream
1 Tbspfreshly squeezed lemon juice
1 tsphot sauce such as cholula
1/2 Tbspfresh chopped parsley, for garnish
How To Make clam casino spread
1In a medium skillet over medium heat, add bacon fat.
2When hot, add onions and peppers; sauté for 2 minutes. Add garlic and sauté for 1 minute.
3Add the clams and stir constantly for 1 minute.
4Add the reserved clam juice, season with black pepper and salt and increase the heat to medium-high; cook until the liquid is almost evaporated, about 3 minutes.
5Add breadcrumbs, stir well and cook for 1 minute.
6Transfer the mixture to a bowl and allow to cool off for 35 to 45 minutes.
7In a large bowl, add cream cheese, sour cream, lemon juice, hot sauce, cooled clam mixture and crumbled bacon reserving some for garnish.
8Stir well, cover with cling film making sure it touches the surface and transfer to the fridge for 2 hours.
9When it’s time to serve, we’ll transfer the spread to a serving bowl and sprinkle on some fresh chopped parsley and crumbled bacon.
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- Low Sodium
- Soy Free
- Stove Top