Cucumber Canapés Recipe with Salmon and Tartare Sauce Recipe

Cucumber wheels with salmon, tartare sauce and dill

  • makes 12
  • Easy

A meat-free canapé to kick off that snazzy dinner party you've been dreaming of. It calls for easy-to-find ingredients and will be on the table in under 30 minutes (promise). Alternatively, make them the night before and leave to chill in the fridge



  • crème fraîche 2 tbsp
  • mayonnaise 1 tbsp
  • lemon 1/2, zested
  • capers 1 tbsp, drained well and chopped
  • cornichons chopped to make 1 tbsp
  • dill roughly chopped to make 2 tsp
  • cucumber 1 small ridge, sliced diagonally to make ovals
  • hot smoked salmon 1 fillet, broken into flakes


  • Step 1

    Mix the crème fraîche, mayo, lemon zest, capers, cornichons, half the dill and season. Spoon onto the cucumber disks, add a piece of the smoked salmon and scatter over a little dill to serve.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 43
  • Fat 2.9g
  • Carbs 0.6g
  • Fibre 0.3g
  • Protein 3.5g
  • Salt 0.7g