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Thursday, July 07, 2011

Blender Dill Mayonnaise

Mayonnaise is as ubiquitous in Ukrainian cusine as any other European culture. It's indispensible when preparing fish, egg and salad dishes, for starters.

There's nothing like homemade mayonnaise, and when you have the time I think it's worth the trouble of making. We're lucky to live in a time when we have the option of buying it when we're pressed for time.

Sylvia's favourite substitute for homemeade mayonnaise is
Hellman's bramd and I would tend to agree.

Mayo's tangy, creamy taste can be further enhanced by the addition of fresh herbs, like this recipe for Blender Dill Mayonnaise.

1 1/2 cups mayonnaise
1 cup chopped fresh dill (or frozen)
1 clove garlic, finely minced
2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
2 Tbsp sour cream

Process in a food processor until well-blended ... about four seconds. This makes 2 cups.

This mayo is a great topper for appetizers like cocktain meatballs or miniature chicken or salmon croquettes.



Beverly Kittle said...

I' ve been unable to PIN any of your RECIPES ! ERROR I' ve tried 3 - 4 & it isn' t working.

Pawlina said...

Oh, so sorry Beverly! It might be because these recipes were posted before Pinterest was invented. LOL

I will see if there is a fix in Blogspot.

Thanks so much for reading the blog and I'm glad you enjoy the recipes enough to want to share them.

I'm planning to publish a cookbook (or a series of them. Stay tuned for details!

And thanks again for your interest.

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