This quick and easy starter can be prepared in advance and requires no cooking.
Smoked Salmon with Prawn Mousse
- Preparation time: 15 minutes
250g pack Ricotta
250g Waitrose Wild Caught, Extra Large Canadian Frozen Prawns, thawed
400g pack Waitrose Scottish Salmon Smoked Over Oak
Juice of 1 lemon
2 tbsp essential Waitrose Olive Oil
½ x 15g pack chives, very finely sliced
1 head chicory
- Using kitchen paper, dry the prawns thoroughly. Reserve 8 slices of the smoked salmon then finely chop the rest with the prawns and place in a bowl. Stir in the ricotta, and mix together. Season well with freshly ground black pepper and chill until ready to serve.
- To make the dressing, whisk the lemon juice, oil and chives together. When ready to serve, place a slice of reserved smoked salmon on each plate, top with chicory leaves and spoon a little of the mousse inside them. Just before serving, drizzle with a little dressing and garnish with the remaining chives and warm, thinly sliced toast.