Time: 20 minutes. You can't go wrong with good smoked fish, some cream, and fresh herbs. Sunset reader Manuela Rohr whirls them up in a food processor for this quick and delicious appetizer. She suggests serving it on crackers or rye bread.
Photo: Thomas J. Story; Styling: Karen Shinto
2 smoked trout fillets (8 oz. total), skinned and boned
1 small shallot, chopped
1/3 cup crème fraîche or sour cream
1/2 cup heavy cream
2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill
1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
In a food processor, pulse trout, shallot, crème fraîche, and cream together until smooth. Add dill and pepper, then pulse just to combine. Serve with crackers.
Note: Nutritional analysis is per 1/4-cup serving.
Servings Makes 1 1/2 cups
Amount Per Serving
Calories187Calories from Fat 77
% Daily Value *
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.