Pate Recipe

A Quick Pate Recipe.

This pate recipe is lovely to have on the weekend on fresh, crisp toast or baguette bread.

It is also a hit at parties. The finer the biltong is grated, the better the pate will taste.


  • 200g /7 oz Button Mushrooms, thinly sliced
  • 1 small Onion, chopped
  • 50g / 2oz Butter
  • 100g / 4oz Biltong, finely grated
  • 250g / 9oz Cream Cheese
  • 250g / 9oz Whipping Cream, lightly whipped
  • To serve garnish with Fresh Watercress & wafer-thin slices of Biltong


  • Melt the butter in a frying pan, add the mushrooms and onions and sauté until soft.
  • Set aside and allow to cool completely.
  • Once cold, place the onion mixture in a food processor together with the rest of the ingredients and blend well.

To Serve

Garnish with watercress and wafer-thin slices of Biltong.

Serve with crackers or thin slices of fresh baguette bread.

Serves 4-6

You can keep in in the fridge, but remove it one hour before you would like to serve it.

Our next recipe is our boerewors sausage recipe.

About Gareth 17 Articles
I am a keen biltong enthusiast, I like to keep to the traditions that I learnt when I grew up in South Arica. Please feel free to comment on our recipes and join in with ideas.

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