This is a very simple-looking sandwich, but the flavors of lemon, fennel and salmon can get you biting for more.

Serves: 8

Prep time: 10 min.

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup cream cheese
  • 1 tsp. finely chopped fresh fennel leaves
  • 1 tsp. grated lemon zest
  • 1/2 tsp. lemon juice
  • Salt
  • 2 - 4 slices smoked salmon (quantity depends on size of the slices)
  • 2 slices pumpernickel bread

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, mix together the cream cheese, fennel, lemon zest, lemon juice and a pinch of salt.
  2. Spread a layer of cream cheese on the bread, and place a slice or slices of salmon.
  3. Slice the bread into bite-size pieces.