Sunday, September 7, 2008

Wholemeal Salmon Slices

Eat this on the day you make it because it does not keep. Use the soft bread from the center of the bread stick to make breadcrumbs. Recipe serves 8 as an appetizer.


15 ounce (440 g) can pink salmon
4 ounces (125 g) ricotta cheese
Juice of 1 lemon
1 teaspoon curry powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
6 spring onions (shallots), chopped
1 teaspoon gelatin
2 tablespoons hot water
1 wholemeal bread stick


1. Drain the juice from the salmon and discard skin and bones.
2. Mash the salmon and mix well with the cheese.
3. Add lemon juice, curry powder, salt and spring onions.
4. Melt gelatin in hot water, cool slightly, and stir into salmon mixture.
5. Chill in refrigerator for 30 minutes.
6. Cut bread stick into two equal lengths, and remove the crusty ends. Hollow out with knife or spoon. Discard the soft center.
7. Spoon filling into centers of bread stick and pack in firmly.
8. Wrap in aluminum foil and chill until ready to serve.
9. Slice in 3/4 inch (2 cm) pieces and serve.

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