Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs (Smoked Salmon, Sesame and Caraway Seeds, and Dried Onion) Recipe

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Inspired by everything bagels, these deviled eggs have onion, sesame seed, and caraway seed, along with cream cheese and smoked salmon.


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Recipe Details

Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs (Smoked Salmon, Sesame and Caraway Seeds, and Dried Onion) Recipe

Active 15 mins
Total 15 mins
Serves 8 servings


  • 6 large hard-boiled or hard-steamed eggs, peeled and halved lengthwise

  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese

  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise

  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice from 1 lemon

  • 1 teaspoon toasted sesame seeds, plus more for garnish

  • 1 teaspoon toasted dehydrated minced onion, plus more for garnish

  • 1/4 teaspoon toasted caraway seeds, plus more for garnish

  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons minced smoked salmon, plus more for garnish (from about 4 ounces)

  • Kosher salt

  • Thinly sliced scallions, for garnish


  1. Place all of the yolks in a medium bowl. Select 8 of the best looking egg white halves and set aside. Reserve the remaining 4 for another use. Add cream cheese, mayonnaise, lemon juice, sesame seeds, dehydrated onion, caraway seeds, and smoked salmon to yolks and, using a sturdy whisk, mash and stir together until thoroughly combined. Season with salt.

  2. Transfer yolk filling to zipper-lock bag. Filling and egg white halves can be stored covered in the refrigerator up to overnight before filling and serving (lay egg white halves cut-side-down on a large plate and cover with plastic wrap). Cut off corner of zipper-lock bag and pipe filling mixture into egg white halves, overstuffing each hole. Garnish deviled eggs with sesame seeds, dehydrated onion, caraway seeds, smoked salmon, and scallions. Serve immediately.

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Nutrition Facts (per serving)
114 Calories
8g Fat
1g Carbs
8g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 8
Amount per serving
Calories 114
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 11%
Saturated Fat 2g 12%
Cholesterol 148mg 49%
Sodium 415mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 8g
Vitamin C 1mg 6%
Calcium 30mg 2%
Iron 1mg 4%
Potassium 90mg 2%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)