Few breakfast dishes are as iconic as a Smoked Salmon Bagel. Smokier than lox, more elegant than a simple spread of cream cheese, this open-faced breakfast sammy is as beautiful as it is delicious. Loaded with color, texture and contrasting flavor, you’ll want to be sure to snap a photo before taking the first bite.
This weekend breakfast staple gets the Keto treatment in this recipe: we swapped cream cheese for Primal Kitchen Mayo with Avocado Oil, and made Keto Certified Unbun Bagels the grain-free base. Gluten-free folks and real food eaters can partake in the classic flavors of Smoked Salmon Bagel: topped with tender salmon, creamy mayo, sliced red onion, capers, chives, and cracked pepper, tastebuds will tingle!
What to Serve with Smoked Salmon Bagels
Whether you’re curating a breakfast buffet or bringing a little extra flavor to the weekday hustle, let the exciting flavor of these salmon bagels take center stage.
Looking for new ways to brunch? Make a breakfast bar! Try these Ham and Egg Cups or Vegan Banana Chocolate Muffins to introduce new tastes that’ll fill up a plate. Making these bagels for lunch? A Broccoli and Bacon Salad is a creamy favorite, or try a Baby Kale Rainbow Salad for extra color and a bit of gentle crunch.
More Recipes for Brunch & Beyond
Bagels aren’t just for breakfast! Try these recipes to transition your AM faves to the dinner table, a late lunch, or anytime you’re looking for unexpected, incredible flavor.
Smoked Salmon Bagel Recipe
Time: 10 minutes
Smoked Salmon Breakfast Bagels with Mayo
breakfast, brunch, bagels
Few breakfast dishes are as iconic as a Smoked Salmon Bagel. Smokier than lox, more elegant than a simple spread of cream cheese, this open-faced breakfast sammy is as beautiful as it is delicious. Loaded with color, texture and contrasting flavor, you’ll want to be sure to snap a photo before taking the first bite
2 Tbsp. Primal Kitchen Mayo
Unbun Everything Bagel
1 cup smoked salmon, sliced and ready to eat
1/2 Tsp. Lemon juice
½ red onion, sliced
1/2 Tsp. capers
1 Tsp. chives, chopped
Cracked pepper, to taste
Lightly toast a sliced Unbun everything bagel.
Spread the mayo on each half of the bagel.
Spritz with lemon juice, then top with salmon, red onion, capers, chives, and pepper to taste. Enjoy!
Nutritional Information calculated with Cronometer for 1/2 of a bagel.
Calories 333, Carbs 10 grams, Protein 22 grams, Fat 23 grams