Red Rock Ham Salad Canapes

Chef Evan Dannells shared this spin on traditional ham salad, “The bright orange color is so striking and the blue veining in the cheese adds a really unique flavor."

Wisconsin Cheese Red Rock Ham Salad Canapes  Recipe
Active Time
25 Minutes
24 Canapes



Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Aged Cheddar, Cheddar Blue or Young Cheddar can be used in this recipe.


  1. Place the ham, Red Rock and cornichons into a food processor; cover and pulse until combined. 
  2. Combine the mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, half of the scallions and ham mixture in a bowl. Serve on crackers. Garnish with remaining scallions.

Recipe Tips

We tried this recipe with Potter’s Crackers Wisconsin Rye.| Can’t find cornichons? No problem. Swap in your favorite baby dill pickles.

Cheesemonger Tip

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Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Roelli Red Rock cheese has earned “Best of Class” at the 2022 World Championship Cheese Contest. Aged in a cave, this naturally bloomy rinded cheddar with a signature blue vein has a delightfully mild flavor and creamy texture.

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