Mackerel Spread

Catrin 1

"Northern Germany is big on fish! This is a delicious spread that goes well on toasted bread as a starter, and it's so easy!"
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20 m servings 202 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 202 kcal
  • 10%
  • Fat:
  • 17.7 g
  • 27%
  • Carbs:
  • 1.2g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 9.9 g
  • 20%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 59 mg
  • 20%
  • Sodium:
  • 114 mg
  • 5%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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  1. Remove any skin and bones from the mackerel, and place into the bowl of a food processor. Pulse until no large pieces remain. Add the cream cheese, butter, and lemon juice; process until smooth. Place into a small serving bowl, and refrigerate until firmed, about 2 hours.



Danke! Thank you for sharing this recipe! My guests and I loved it. Even kids who are picky eaters and don't like fish enjoyed it. I used about half the butter because I was running low and it ...

I was very pleased with this recipe. Everyone loved it, including my children ages 2-10. I used a 15oz can of Mackerel and it was so simple!