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Ham and Braunschweiger Pate

Rated as 3.75 out of 5 Stars

"Here's a spread that is always a tremendous hit at parties. The flavors of the braunschweiger and spreadable ham are the main attractions in this topping for breads and crackers. The chilled mold may be frosted with softened cream cheese, then sprinkled with parsley for added attractiveness."
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2 h 30 m servings 46
Original recipe yields 32 servings (4 cups)


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  1. In a medium bowl, blend the braunschweiger liverwurst, ham spread, dry mustard, pepper, thyme, hot sauce and beer.
  2. In small bowl, soften the gelatin in the water.
  3. Bring the beef broth to a boil in a small saucepan. Mix in the gelatin, allowing it to dissolve. Remove from heat and cool 5 minutes.
  4. Blend the gelatinized beef broth with the braunschweiger liverwurst mixture. Transfer the mixture to a 4 cup mold and chill a minimum of 2 hours.
  5. Transfer the chilled mixture to a platter, and sprinkle with parsley before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 46 calories; 3.3 1.4 2.2 14 153 Full nutrition

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This is very similar to a recipe my sister in law makes for family get-togethers. It's always one of the most popular appetizers served. Her variation is that the cream cheese is incorporated in...

This was very good, but unless you like the taste of thyme, I would reduce the amount in the recipe by one half. The flavor was just too strong for my liking.

My husband LOVED it!