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Stage 1 -
Prepare a good fillet of salmon by removing the skin, any fat (brownish) and bones. Rinse under cold water and dry with
: Do choose the thickest fillet you can, as this is the best bit.
Stage 2 -
...to which you can add other herbs and spices of your choice: pink berries, peppercorns, coriander seeds, etc.
Stage 4 -
Use a dish that just a little larger than the fish and spread a layer of the salt mixture in the bottom. Lay the fish fillet on top.
Stage 5 -
Cover the fish with the remaining salt, then cover with
and refrigerate overnight.
Stage 6 -
Next day, scrape the salt off the top...
...remove the fish, rinse well under cold running water, then dry.
Your gravlax is ready and will now keep for several days (in the fridge).
Stage 8 -
To make a light sauce, peel and finely chop 1 spring onion (scallion).
Chop a little fresh coriander.
Stage 9 -
Mix 200 g cream cheese with the chopped onion and coriander, salt, pepper and 1 teaspoon lemon juice.
Your sauce is ready.
Stage 10 -
Serve the salmon sliced thinly with a little lemon juice or the light herb sauce.
Traditionally, sprigs of fresh dill are added to the salt, but this is not essential.
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman ( change to a man). How much will it cost?
For 4 people : 12.13 € Per person : 3.03 € Note : These prices are only approximate
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