Dill Crème

Dill CrèmeRecipe

Photo: Thomas J. Story

This creamy, tangy sauce from Kristen Murray, pastry chef and owner of Maurice restaurant in Portland, blends flavors from California and Scandinavia.

Makes about 2 cups (serving size: 1/4 cup)


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1/4 teaspoon coriander seeds
1 large ripe avocado, pitted and peeled
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 tablespoons roasted hazelnut oil*
2 tablespoons dry white vermouth such as Dolin
1 cup crème fraîche
About 1 tsp. flake sea salt such as Maldon
3 tablespoons finely chopped fresh dill


Total: 15 Minutes

Pulse coriander in a food processor to break up. Add remaining ingredients except for salt and dill; whirl until smooth. Season to taste with salt. Scrape sauce into a bowl and fold in dill.

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Make ahead: Up to 3 hours, chilled.

Created date

February 2016

Nutritional Information

Calories 184
Caloriesfromfat 87 %
Protein 1.5 g
Fat 18 g
Satfat 7.8 g
Carbohydrate 3.7 g
Fiber 1.5 g
Sodium 192 mg
Cholesterol 25 mg