"To the Walnut Grove team
What can I say - FABULOSO!
Great food, great teaching, fun & laughter all the way. A wonderful 5-day experience I won't forget. My food will (hopefully!) never look the same again.
Thanks for everything - even the abuse - and I will recommend you highly to everyone I meet.
See you again soon"
1. Put the smoked salmon, capers, dill and lemon juice into a small blender and blend until smooth
2. Add Mascarpone cheese and cream and blend until fully incorporated.
3. For the dressing whisk all the ingredients together.
4. Form into quinnels with two spoons and arrange on plate, garnish with the caper dressing.
Perfect as a starter, or can be used as a topping on a canapè.
Can be made up to two days in advanced and kept in an airtight container in the fridge.
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