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smoked salmon pate (sallye)

Recipe by
sallye bates
Austin, TX

A really good appetizer served with toast points, crackers, croutons or crutités

prep time 15 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For smoked salmon pate (sallye)

  • 8 oz
    smoked salmon
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese (room temperature)
  • 2 tsp
    prpared white horseradish
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    tiny capers, drained

How To Make smoked salmon pate (sallye)

  • 1
    Bring cream cheese to room temperature, set aside Measure out other ingredients and set aside NOTES: You can use other kinds of smoked fish such as trout or bluefish if desired. If you can't find the white horseradish, the red will work but it will color the paté since it is processed using beet juice
  • 2
    Break the fish into chunks and place in food processor Add the cream cheese to food processor; pulse fish and cheese together until blended. Add the horseradish and lemon juice to fish mixture; and pulse until blended Add the tabasco if desired; add the caper and continue pulsing until capers are well blended into the mixture.
  • 3
    If not used immediately, store in fridge in a covered container. Will keep several days if kept refrigerated. Bring back to room temperature before serving (for ease of spreading).