Salmon Salad Sandwiches Recipe
- 1 package (3 ounces) cream cheese, softened
- 1 tablespoon mayonnaise
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1 teaspoon dill weed
- 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/8 teaspoon pepper
- 1 can (6 ounces) pink salmon, drained, bones and skin removed
- 1/2 cup shredded carrot
- 1/2 cup chopped celery
- Lettuce leaves
- 2 whole wheat buns, split
- 1. In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese, mayonnaise, lemon juice, dill, salt and pepper until smooth. Add the salmon, carrot and celery and mix well. Place a lettuce leaf and about 1/2 cup salmon salad on each bun. Yield: 2 servings.
1 each: 463 calories, 29g fat (12g saturated fat), 87mg cholesterol, 1158mg sodium, 28g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 5g fiber), 25g protein.
Reviews for Salmon Salad Sandwiches
"Moist and flavorful filling. The only change I made was to use cream cheese with veggies because that's what I had on hand. The second time I made it my husband asked me to put dill pickle slices on his. I liked mine just the way it was. Super good."
"I used 1 5-oz. can of tuna since I didn't have salmon available. I used 1/2 of an 8-oz. container of vegetable cream cheese spread (4-oz.), but kept the dill weed, mayonnaise and lemon juice the same-I used 1/2 tsp. salt and chopped 1/2 cup baby carrots, rather than shred them.I did not need to beat the dressing! This sandwich filling was delicious!Thank you for sharing! delowenstein"
"Made this for 2 UK pensioners - wife and self - we loved it but quantities are *well* beyond anything we would normally eat and will probably feed us 3 x over. So - delicious but far too much; great idea .. totally agree on the carrot/celery combination addition .. I used mascarpone 'cos that was what was in our fridge. I suggest that you *keep* the bones and skin as they add nutrition .. and you really won't notice them."
"Very good! I added some onion."
"Really good as is. Also great if the dill is replaced with curry powder."
"I use fat free cream cheese and low fat mayonnaisse. This is a great recipe!"
"I made exactly as the recipe stated. This is the BEST salmon salad sandwhich I ever tasted!"
"I had leftover salmon but didn't have all the ingredients. I used orange juice in place of the lemon juice and added 1 cup raisins. It's delicious!!!"
"My co-workers love this sandwich. I usually make for a group and use both Red and Pink canned salmon."