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Salmon Mousse

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  Unflavored gelatin 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon, 30 ml
  Lemon 1⁄2 , grated rind
  French shallots/4 green onions 2
  Boiling water/White wine or sake 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), 125 ml
  Mayonnaise 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), 125 ml
  Tarragon 1 Teaspoon
  Minced dill 1 Tablespoon
  Cooked salmon 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Canned pink salmon/Canned red salmon 15 1⁄2 Ounce, with juice, 439 ml
  Salt To Taste
  Whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs), 250 ml
  Pepper To Taste

In a food processor or blender place the gelatin, lemon juice, lemon rind, French shallots or green onions and the water, wine or Sake.
Mix together at high speed until the onions are minced.
Add the mayonnaise, tarragon or fresh dill and the salmon undrained (if using canned salmon).
Cover and mix again 1 minute.
Whip cream, and add it, one third at a time, beating 20 seconds after each addition.
Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Rinse a 4-cup (1 L) mold in cold water, pour in the mousse, cover and refrigerate 12 to 14 hours.
To unmold, dip mold 2 seconds in hot water and invert on a serving dish.
Devilled eggs can be placed around the mousse as a garnish.
Helpful hint: If you want to boil the water in the microwave, heat it 1 to 2 minutes at HIGH.

Recipe Summary

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Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3029 Calories from Fat 1926

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 214 g329.3%

Saturated Fat 63.7 g318.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 769.4 mg256.5%

Sodium 3371.1 mg140.5%

Total Carbohydrates 31 g10.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.2 g8.8%

Sugars 14 g

Protein 195 g390.9%

Vitamin A 50.8% Vitamin C 92.3%

Calcium 33.4% Iron 40.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Salmon Mousse Recipe