Smoked Salmon Mousse Canapé

smoked salmon mousse canape
smoked salmon mousse canape

Creamy smoked salmon mousse served on cucumber slices are the perfect way to entertain guests, take to a party or even nibble on your own with a nice glass of chardonnay. This dish screams Christmas!!!!

When it comes to Christmas entertaining, I love to prepare cold dishes for entrees, because the main meals take up all the oven time and space, the easiest and quickest way to entertain is to have cold starters, as they can be stored ahead of time and easy to prepare.

Smoked Salmon mousse

Smoked salmon mousse literally takes 5 minutes to whip up. This is a time saver and trusts me you definitely need this dish during Christmas or summer entertaining.

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Smoked salmon mousse

What goes in Smoked Salmon mousse canapes

Ingredients that go in smoked salmon mousse
Ingredients that go in smoked salmon mousse

How to make Smoked Salmon mousse canapes

Step by step recipe to make smoked salmon mousse canapes
Step by step recipe to make smoked salmon mousse canapes

The essential equipment needed to make Smoked Salmon mousse canapes

Vitamix: This is literally a life saviour and great kitchen equipment, a must-have in any household. I use my Vitamix to do mousses, cocktails, popsicles, smoothies, purees anything and everything.

Smoked salmon canape using Vitamix
Smoked salmon canape using Vitamix

What to serve with Smoked Salmon mousse canapes

A good glass of bubbly will do hhahahhahah.

You can serve it on slices of baguettes, crackers or cucumber

Cucumbers used for smoked salmon mousse
Cucumbers used for smoked salmon mousse

How to store smoked Salmon mousse canapes

You can store it in the fridge for up to 3 days. You can even pipe it and store it in the fridge for up to 3 days.

What type of garnish to use on smoked salmon mousse canapes

  • Dill
  • Capers
  • Parsley
  • Cherry tomato

What type of salmon to use for smoked salmon mousse

It definitely needs to be smoked salmon. Cold smoked salmon is the best to use for this dish. You can use any brand.

You can also check my other recipes here.

Step by step guide on how to make smoked salmon mousse canapé

smoked salmon mousse canape

Smoked Salmon Mousse Canapé

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Creamy smoked salmon and cream cheese canapes
Prep Time 10 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 6 people

Equipment

  • Vitamix

Ingredients
  

  • 200 g Smoked salmon
  • 150 g Cream cheese Spreadable
  • 50 g Mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup Dill (Herb)
  • 2 tbsp Lemon zest
  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Serve on

  • 1 Cucumber
  • Crackers

Instructions
 

  • Add all ingredients to the Vitamix or blender. Blend it on a pulse setting 5 times, until creamy and smooth
  • Place the smoked salmon mousse into a piping bag with a star-shaped nozzle
  • Cut cucumber rounds that are 1 cm thick
  • Pipe the smoked salmon mousse onto the cucumbers, garnish with dill leaves and serve

Video

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