Love Lox Blini with Kelp Caviar

Love Lox Blini with Kelp Caviar and Dill Crème Fraîche
Blinis with caviar is a classic pairing for those who aren't plant-based. Now, those of us who are don't have to feel left out of the fancy party snacks any longer! 
Prep Time 25 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Course Appetizer
Servings 12 servings


  • 1 package Love Lox or any vegan lox
  • 1 jar Caviart black kelp caviar
  • 6 sprigs fresh dill
  • 1 log ⅔ cup Rebel Cheese

For the Blinis

  • 1 1/2 cups unbleached gluten-free all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons ground flax seeds
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 cups unsweetened oat milk
  • 1/2 cup Melt Organic vegan butter
  • 1/2 cup cooked quinoa
  • 1 tablespoon safflower oil plus more as needed


Make The Blini

  • Combine flour, baking powder, flax egg, salt and pepper in a large bowl and stir together. Add the oat milk, vegan butter and quinoa. Combine thoroughly.
  • *Batter can be made ahead and will keep, covered, in the refrigerator for up to a day. Bring to room temperature before cooking.
  • Heat oil in a nonstick skillet over medium-low heat. Add 1 tablespoon of batter to the pan and cook on each side until golden brown (1-2 minutes). Repeat with remaining batter, adding oil as needed. Keep blinis on a baking sheet in the oven on warm to hold temperature until ready to serve.
  • In a blender mix fresh dill with vegan cream cheese and blend on high 2 minutes until well-combined. Set aside.
  • Start to assemble your blinis by 1st topping them with a small dollop of the dill cream cheese, add lox love and a small about of the kelp caviar, garnish with fresh dill and serve


These impressive appetizers were made for the "Peeled" red carpet premiere. Chef Nicole created a whole food plant-based lox substitute made from carrots and retains all the flavors of the sea. Blinis with caviar is a classic pairing for those who aren't plant-based. Now, those of us who are don't have to feel left out of the fancy party snacks any longer! 
Keyword kelp caviar, love lox, vegan blinis, vegan caviar, vegan creme fraiche, vegan lox
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