kanapki z szynka
Thinly spread bread with butter (plain or
flavored with mustard or horseradish or with any of the various
butter recipes in this section), top with a thin slice of ham the
size of the bread and cover with a small slice of tomato, cucumber
kanapki z kielbasa
Top bread thinly spread with horseradish or
mustard flavored butter with a slice of skinned, smoked kielbasa.
Garnish with a sliced, marinated mushroom, a dill pickle slice, or
half a spiced plum.
ROAST MEAT CANAPÉS
kanapki z pieczystym
Thinly spread bread with plain, mustard or
horseradish flavored butter. Top with a thin slice of cold roast
beef, roast pork, roast turkey or chicken. Garnish with a small
tomato wedge and strip of green pepper plus a dollop of mayonnaise,
or with a dab of whole-style cranberry sauce and a sprig of parsley.
SPRAT OR SARDINE CANAPÉS
kanapki ze szprotkami lub sardynka
Thinly spread bread with plain, dill or
garden-green butter, top with a piece of leaf lettuce the size of
the bread, a drained smoked Baltic sprat (from Poland) or high-grade
sardine, and a dollop of mayonnaise. Insert a tiny wedge of peeled
lemon into the mayonnaise.
kanapki ze sledziem
Top thinly buttered bread with lettuce, a piece
of salt-herring fillet (soaked overnight, skinned and boned), a
wedge of tomato, hard-boiled egg, and cucumber slice topped with a
dollop of mayonnaise. Drained, store-bought marinated herring may
also be used.
SMOKED SALMON CANAPÉS
kanapki z lososiem
Cover bread thinly spread with dill butter with a piece of
lettuce, a slice of smoked salmon (lox), a small wedge of peeled
lemon and a radish slice.
YELLOW CHEESE CANAPÉS
kanapki z zoltym serem
Cover bread thinly spread with plain or mustard flavored butter
with a slice of yellow cheese, garnish with a strip of green pepper
and/or radish and dust with paprika.
kanapki z jajkiem
Thinly butter bread with plain, dill or garden-green butter, top
with a hard boiled egg slice, decorate with a splotch of mayonnaise
(or a blend of mayonnaise and brown mustard) and a small thin radish
slice stuck in the mayonnaise. Sprinkle with chopped chives and dust
Note: Lettuce and a hard boiled egg wedge may be used to
enhance the flavor and color of all of the above canapés. All may be
sprinkled with chopped chives according to your own preferences.