5 from 1 vote
Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese Sauce
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
25 mins

Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese Sauce recipe made with a few delicious ingredients and in under 30 minutes you'll have a tasty and satisfying dinner or side dish.

Course: Condiments, Dinner, Sauce
Cuisine: Gluten-Free, Keto, Low Carb
Keyword: Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese Sauce
Yield: 4 servings
Calories: 469 kcal
Author: Lindsay
  • 3 Tablespoons butter (or dairy-free alternative)
  • 3 cloves garlic , minced
  • 1 cup heavy cream ( coconut milk for dairy-free alternative)
  • 10-12 churns freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt + more to taste
  • 1/4 cup shredded parmesan
  • 1/2 cup cream cheese
  • 3 ounces smoked salmon , roughly chopped
  • 4-6 cups steamed broccoli
  1. In a large skillet over medium heat, melt butter. Add garlic cook for about 2 minutes, or until garlic becomes fragrant and toasted.

  2. Turn heat down to a medium-low. Stir in heavy cream. Keep whisking together until cream begins to thicken. Turn heat down to low heat.

  3. Add black pepper, salt, parmesan, cream cheese. Cook for another 5-6 minutes, stirring occasionally, or until cheese is melted and sauce is hot. Stir in smoked salmon, cook for another 3 minutes.

    Pour over steamed broccoli and serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

RECIPE NOTE: This sauce will separate when reheating it back up for leftovers. This personally doesn’t bother me but it is worth mentioning that if it is something that does bother you then don’t make this for meal-preps.

Please note that the nutrition data below is provided as a courtesy. We try to be accurate with this information but feel free to make your own calculations.

Nutrition Facts
Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese Sauce
Amount Per Serving (1 serving)
Calories 469 Calories from Fat 387
% Daily Value*
Fat 43g66%
Saturated Fat 25g156%
Cholesterol 145mg48%
Sodium 627mg27%
Potassium 450mg13%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 12g24%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.