May 9, 2011

This Week's Cravings: Mother's Day Brunch

Yesterday was Mother's Day ~ I hope all my wonderful, Mommy blogger friends had a fabulous day yesterday.

Today at This Week's Cravings, we are sharing our Mother's Day brunch recipes - brunch covers a wide range: breakfast, light lunch options, salads, beverages... What did you have on Mother's Day?

My recipe today isn't exactly what I had yesterday, but it's my idea of a wonderful brunch dish. :) I love smoked salmon, capers, red onions, bagels, yum yum yum. This dish is an easy way to serve salmon and all the fixings.

Salmon Patties

  • 1 can pink salmon

  • 1 egg

  • 2 Tb sour cream or unflavored yogurt

  • 1 Tb dill

  • salt and pepper

  1. Whisk egg in a small bowl.

  2. Drain salmon. Flake and add to egg. Add remaining ingredients.

  3. This is very wet, kinda thin. You could add 1-2 Tb flour if you like, but I was trying to stay gluten-free.

  4. Drop by tablespoons onto a lightly greased baking pan. It will spread out quite a bit, but that's ok! Bake at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes; check at 4-5 minutes and flip.

  5. Serve with thinly sliced red onion, capers, tomato slices, bread or bagels, cream cheese or this yummy, simple dip....

Dill Yogurt Dip

  • 1 Tb dill

  • 1/8 cup unflavored yogurt, greek would be fantastic

  • pinch salt & pepper

  1. Combine and chill until ready to serve.

Lay out the patties and garnishes on a large platter and let guests stack their own!

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This Week's Cravings Schedule:

May 2 - Cinco de Mayo!

May 9 - Mother's Day Brunch

May 16 - Hamburger

May 23 - Summer Salads

May 30 - Memorial day BBQ!

June 6 - Fun & exciting summer recipes

June 13 - Dad's favorites for Father's Day!

June 20 - 30 Minute Meals

June 27 - Picnic recipes

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the country cook said...

Those are cute!

Judee @ Gluten Free A-Z said...

The patties look good and I like that they are not fried. I am your newest follower. I hope you will visit my blog and follow me back.