Salmon Cheese Ball

Salmon Cheese Ball

Karen 1

"I got this recipe from my mother and have taken it to a number of potlucks. It always receives raves. Even non-salmon lovers like this appetizer. "


3 h 15 m servings 76 cals
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Original recipe yields 20 servings



  • Calories:
  • 76 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 6.5 g
  • 10%
  • Carbs:
  • 0.9g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 3.6 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 17 mg
  • 6%
  • Sodium:
  • 101 mg
  • 4%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a medium bowl, mix salmon, cream cheese, lemon juice, green onions, horseradish, salt, hot pepper sauce and Worcestershire sauce. Form the mixture into a ball and wrap in plastic. Chill in the refrigerator 3 hours, or until firm.
  2. On a large piece of wax paper, mix walnuts and fresh parsley. Roll the ball in the walnuts and parsley until thoroughly coated. Chill in the refrigerator until serving.
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  1. 45 Ratings


This is delicious. I used 16 oz of drained pink salmon,liquid smoke in place of the worcestershire sauce, and minced yellow onion instead of green onions. I didn't roll it in walnuts or parsley,...

This is a fantastic appetizer for holiday or non holiday occasions. My friends enjoy it so much, that they request I bring it to get togethers both formal and casual. If the gathering is large,...

I've added 1/2 envelope unflavored geletin (dissolved in 1/4 cup boiling water) to this and pressed it into a small fish-shaped geletin mold. The texture is a little more like a Pate'. It makes ...

I made this in large quantity (x8) for an Arts fundraiser. I served it as a spread in a bowl, instead of as a ball, along with crackers and sliced cucumbers. I used smoked chipotle tabasco, and ...

UPDATE: I get the best flavor and results from BBQ'D fresh salmon. My family always request I bring this to all our gatherings.I made this cheese ball for Christmas and it was huge hit! I have a...

I brought this to a friends house one night when we were going to have a girl's night and chat..Let me tell you this was OUT OF THIS WORLD!! Both her and I thought this was incredible! Very easy...

This is one of the best dips I've ever made (I didn't roll it into a ball but used it as a dip). I omitted the walnuts and used a dill/mustard combination instead of horseradish (didn't have an...

This is a wonderful appetizer. No small praise from the people living here on the Kenai River where we catch the Largest King Salmon in the world! The horseradish and hot sauce add just the ri...

this was VERY good. I added a half of a canned crushed pineapple to it. (I drained it before I added it)and I also added a few shakes of hot sauce. This one is a keeper!!!