Salmon Cheese Ball

I got this recipe from my mother and have taken it to a number of potlucks. It always receives raves. Even non-salmon lovers like this appetizer.

Original recipe makes 1 ball


1 (7 ounce) can salmon, drained and flaked
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1 tablespoon lemon juice
3 tablespoons finely chopped green onions
2 teaspoons prepared horseradish
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
1/4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley

  • PREP

    15 mins


    3 hrs 15 mins


  1. In a medium bowl, mix salmon, cream cheese, lemon juice, green onions, horseradish, salt, hot pepper sauce and Worcestershire sauce. Form the mixture into a ball and wrap in plastic. Chill in the refrigerator 3 hours, or until firm.
  2. On a large piece of wax paper, mix walnuts and fresh parsley. Roll the ball in the walnuts and parsley until thoroughly coated. Chill in the refrigerator until serving.


Calories: 76 kcal
Carbohydrates: 0.9 g
Cholesterol: 17 mg
Fat: 6.5 g
Fiber: 0.3 g
Protein: 3.6 g
Sodium: 101 mg