Lemon-Herb Salmon Toasts
1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
4 green onions, chopped
2 tablespoons snipped fresh dill or 2 teaspoons dill weed
3/4 teaspoon sea salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/4 teaspoon grated lemon zest
2 teaspoons lemon juice
24 slices snack rye bread
8 ounces smoked salmon or lox
Optional toppings: Grated lemon zest, coarsely ground pepper and fresh dill sprigs
Preheat broiler. In a small bowl, beat the first 8 ingredients. Place bread slices on baking sheets. Broil 4-5 in. from heat 1-2 minutes on each side or until lightly toasted. Spread with cream cheese mixture; top with lox. Serve with toppings as desired.
1 appetizer: 63 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 196mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 3g protein.