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Spiced Remoulade

Spiced Remoulade 2.000
Jul 27, 2007

Serve this with the fried dill pickles known as frickles, or with crab cakes.

The remoulade can be refrigerated in a tightly covered container for up to 1 week.

Servings: 2 cups
  • 1 cup low-fat mayonnnaise
  • 5 cornichons, cut into 1/8-inch dice
  • 1 tablespoon capers, drained and coarsely chopped
  • 1 hard-cooked egg, grated
  • 1/4 cup low-fat buttermilk
  • 2 medium cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 small shallot, minced
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste

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Combine the mayonnaise, cornichons, capers, egg, buttermilk, garlic, shallot, smoked paprika, oregano, black pepper, cayenne pepper and salt to taste. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.

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Adapted from chef Eric Reid at the Del Merei Grille in Alexandria.

Tested by Emily Heil.

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Nutritional Facts

Calories per 1 tablespoon serving: 34

% Daily Values*

Total Fat: 3g 5%

Saturated Fat: 0g 0%

Cholesterol: 10mg 3%

Sodium: 137mg 6%

Total Carbohydrates: 2g 1%

Dietary Fiber: 0g 0%

Sugar: n/a

Protein: 0g

*Percent Daily Value based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Total Fat: Less than 65g

Saturated Fat: Less than 20g

Cholesterol: Less than 300mg

Sodium: Less than 2,400mg

Total Carbohydrates: 300g

Dietary Fiber: 25g

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