March 30, 2013

Simple Salmon on Toast

Salmon on Toast | Fork Knife Swoon

Happy Easter weekend, darlings! Do you have plans to celebrate the holiday? The Honey has a four-day weekend, but we’ve been so busy this month, I’m perfectly happy to play it low-key this year, hunkered down inside for a cozy weekend. It’ll be just the two of us celebrating tomorrow morning with a lazy Sunday brunch, and perhaps a jaunt with the pup in the afternoon between Spring rain showers. Wishing you all a lovely weekend!

Happy Easter Weekend! (And a Simple Salmon on Toast)
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A quick, easy recipe for simple smoked Salmon on Toast.
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Yield: 4 Servings
  • 4 slices pumpernickel or rye bread
  • 8 oz sliced smoked wild salmon (look for Wild Alaskan Salmon or products that have been certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)
  • 1/4 cup light cream cheese or créme fraîche
  • freshly-ground black pepper
  • optional: lemon wedges, fresh dill for garnish
  1. Toast the bread. Spread the cream cheese onto the toast slices and layer with the salmon. Season lightly with pepper and a squeeze of lemon juice. Serve immediately.


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    Lydia Plunk
    April 2, 2013 at 6:04 pm

    Thank you for the tip on the Marine Stewardship Council.

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      April 2, 2013 at 8:42 pm

      Thanks, Lydia. I’m really big on it…the fish world can be pretty scary without some oversight!