Bed and Breakfast, Country Inns,
and Small Hotels on 1st Traveler's Choice
The Honorable Tony Knowles
former Governor of Alaska
Governor's House Recipe
from Governor Tony and Susan Knowles
Alaskan Sockeye Salmon Strudel
- 1/2 cup sour cream
- 3 Tablespoons oil packed sun dried tomatoes, drained
- 1 each garlic clove
- 1 Tablespoon oregano leaves, fresh
- 1/4 cup butter
- 2 tablespoons fresh herbs, minced (chives, parsley and thyme work
- 1 pound Sockeye salmon fillets, cut in 2-1/2 inch strips
- 6 each Phyllo leaves
- 3 Tablespoons basil pesto
- Place sour cream, sundried tomatoes, garlic, oregano, and salt
and pepper to taste in food processor. Process until smooth and
until tomatoes, garlic and oregano are well incorporated.
- Melt butter and add minced herbs.
- On a sheet of parchment or waxed paper place 1 phyllo leaf, with
widest side facing you. Brush with herbed butter to cover entire
surface. Repeat with remaining phyllo leaves.
- Spread sour cream/tomato mixture on phyllo approximately 2-1/2
inches from edge facing you. Make a strip approximately as wide as
your salmon strips. Leave 1-1/2 inches on each end free of the sour
- Lay salmon strips on top of sour cream mixture, overlapping as
necessary to ensure even thickness of salmon.
- Rub top of salmon with pesto sauce to coat evenly.
- Fold edge closest to you over the salmon. Using the parchment
paper, continue to roll the salmon into a strudel 'log' until phyllo
is gone. Fold ends under.
- Carefully place the strudel on parchment lined baking tray.
Refrigerate for at least 1/2 an hour. This step is very important to
assure flaky layers.
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Bake strudel for 15 to 20 minutes or
until golden brown. Cut off ends of strudel, then cut into 4 equal
Traveler's Choice offers you lodging choices of Bed and Breakfast,
Country Inns, Small Hotels, Resorts, Dude Ranches and Vacation Rentals
in great vacation areas. If you are looking for places to stay where you
can enjoy a romantic getaway, great fishing, fly-fishing, skiing, golf,
tennis, boating, horseback riding, sight seeing or just plain relaxing
you've come to the right place. If you are traveling for business or
pleasure you can find it here at www.virtualcities.com .........©
2000 - =date("Y")?>ONS Inc.