Last modified on 14 January 2008, at 11:12

Cookbook:Manx Smoked Salmon

Manx Smoked Salmon
Category Manx recipes
Servings 6 people
Time 1 hour
Difficulty Medium

Cookbook | Ingredients | Recipes | Cuisine of Isle of Man | Fish

Fish dishes are popular in Isle of Man, as they are in most islands and coastal regions. Kippers are especially popular in Mann and this recipe is a tasty alternative to many standard meals.

IngredientsEdit

  • 450g kippers
  • 450g sliced, smoked salmon
  • 500-600ml cream
  • 20g chopped chives
  • 1/4 to 1/2 cucumber, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 tomato, sliced, de-seeded and skinned

ProcedureEdit

  1. Boil the kippers in a pot of salty water
  2. Add 4 rings of smoked salmon to a greaseproof tray in foil (slices can go over the edge)
  3. Wait for the kippers to finish boiling then refresh them with cold water for 3-5 minutes. Fillet them then skin and place them in a blender.
  4. Add cream gradually and blend.
  5. Add chives to the mix.
  6. Add the mixture to the rings and remove any air pockets by shaking.
  7. Fold over the salmon slices and turn over the rings. Cover with clingfilm and refrigerate.
  8. Add about 6 slices of the cucumber to the centre of each plate.
  9. Remove food from refrigerator, remove from oven tray and put them upside down on top of the cucumber slices
  10. Add more strips of cucumber and tomato to the top of the food. Serve!