Author Notes: A delicious and healthy appetizer made with wild-caught smoked salmon, protein-rich Greek yogurt, lemon, fresh herbs, capers and potatoes. —Amee Beck Livingston
Makes: about 2 dozen rounds
ounces wild caught smoked Salmon
Idaho Russet potatoes
tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
tablespoon fresh chives, finely chopped
tablespoon fresh dill, finely chopped
tablespoon lemon juice, freshly squeezed
teaspoon fresh lemon zest
ounces plain Greek yogurt
ounces cream cheese, softened
tablespoons capers, drained of juice
freshly cracked pepper, to taste
- Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.
- Wash potatoes and pat dry.
- Slice potatoes about ¾ “ thickness and place into a large bowl of cold water to remove excess starch.
- Pat slices dry and place into a large bowl.
- Add olive oil and toss to coat.
- Place slices on a Silpat or parchment lined baking sheet and season lightly with salt and freshly cracked pepper.
- Bake potatoes for 15 minutes, flip and bake for 10 minutes more.
- Potatoes should be just lightly golden, not crunchy.
- Sprinkle potatoes with chopped fresh chives and set aside to cool.
- Whisk together chopped dill, lemon juice, lemon zest, Greek yogurt, cream cheese and salt.
- Top each potato round with 1-2 teaspoons of yogurt sauce, a slice of salmon, a few capers and a garnish sprig of fresh dill.
- Serve room temperature.
- This recipe was entered in the contest for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes 2.0