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Smoked Salmon Pancakes with Pesto

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  Skimmed milk 4 Fluid Ounce (120 Milliliter Or 1/2 Cup)
  Self raising flour 4 Ounce (115 Grams Or 1 Cup)
  Egg 1
  Pesto sauce 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Vegetable oil 2 Cup (32 tbs) (For Deep Frying)
  Creme fraiche 7 Fluid Ounce (200 Milliliter Or 7/8 Cup)
  Smoked salmon 3 Ounce (75 Grams)
  Pine nuts 15 Milliliter, toasted (1 Tablespoon)
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste
  Basil sprig 16 (For Garnish)

1. Pour half of the milk into a mixing bowl. Add the flour, egg, pesto sauce and seasoning, and mix to a smooth batter.
2. Add the remainder of the milk and stir until evenly blended.
3. Heat the vegetable oil in a large frying pan. Spoon the pancake mixture into the heated oil in small heaps. Allow about 30 seconds for the pancakes to rise, then turn and cook briefly on the other side. Continue cooking the pancakes in batches until all the batter is used up.
4. Arrange the pancakes on a serving plate and top each one with a spoonful of crime fraiche.
5. Cut the salmon into 1 cm / 1/2 in strips and place on top of each pancake.
6. Scatter each pancake with pine nuts and garnish with a sprig of fresh basil before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Shallow Frying
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 801 Calories from Fat 485

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 55 g84.1%

Saturated Fat 5.9 g29.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 116.7 mg38.9%

Sodium 1442.3 mg60.1%

Total Carbohydrates 53 g17.6%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.3%

Sugars 3.6 g

Protein 23 g45.8%

Vitamin A 11.8% Vitamin C 3.7%

Calcium 30% Iron 23.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Smoked Salmon Pancakes With Pesto Recipe