Summer nibbles with Smoked Sea Trout

  • Stylish Canapés with Smoked Sea Trout

    These are really easy to make!

Perfect for canapés, a summer buffet or adding some pzazz to an afternoon tea.

You can use either our BigFish Smoked Sea Trout or Traditional Smoked Salmon for this, both are Great Taste award winners so just choose whichever takes your fancy! 


  • 1-2

    slices of BigFish™ Smoked Sea Trout or Smoked Salmon

  • 1 tsp

    prepared horseradish sauce

  • 2 tbsp

    cream cheese

  • 1 tbsp

    lemon juice (about a quarter of a lemon)

  • Seasoning

    Salt and fresh black pepper

  • Savoury crackers

    Or mini oatcakes (your choice!)

  • Garnish

    Cucumber and chives


  • 1.

    Place the cream cheese, horseradish and lemon juice into a bowl with a pinch of salt and some freshly-ground black pepper. Mix well and taste for seasoning.

  • 2.

    Now simply spread a generous spoonful of the cream cheese and horseradish mixture onto the crackers and garnish with a fine slice of cucumber and a strand of chive.

  • 3.

    Serve immediately with slices of lemon on the side.

  • “I love using horseradish. It's an unusual idea but I find it works really well: the sharp, fresh taste is a lovely complement to the texture and flavour of smoked salmon or sea trout.”

    Louise Coulbeck, founder director

Preparation Time

10 minutes


Makes around 10 canapés.