This bagels and lox brunch platter will make even a weekday feel like a holiday.

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Hello, and welcome to my celebrate at home series!  Over the last few years, I've decided to not wait for special occasions or having company over to pull out my favorite easy entertaining recipes.   

 I like to make everyday moments feel special.  A bagels and lox brunch platter definitely feels special.  

a bagels and lox brunch platter with cream cheese and capers

  Brunch is becoming more and more common in my house and I kinda love it. 

What is Lox?

Don't know what lox is?  In my opinion, it's little slices of heavenly deliciousness.  But the actual definition is that Lox is a Yiddish word for fillet of brined salmon.  It's often cured in either salt or sugar and is usually eaten with cream cheese on a bagel.

How to serve Lox and Bagels

Some of the most common foods to serve alongside bagels and lox are:

  • cream cheese
  • sliced red onion
  • capers
  • tomatoes
  • boiled egg
  • lemon wedges

Also on this brunch platter are chocolate babka and fresh blackberries.  Why?  Because my aunt and uncle sent us a New York brunch box from Russ & Daughters that included chocolate babka and we happened to have blackberries LOL.   

a brunch idea - bagels, lox, cream cheese, capers, onion, tomatoes, and boiled eggs  

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Is there anything better than a bagel with Iox and cream cheese?  It's definitely one of my favorite brunch ideas.

More Yummy Brunch Ideas

I happen to love brunch, so bagels and lox with cream cheese have a few recipes to complete with for number one favorite.

bagel with lox and cream cheese and capers

That's it for this bagels and lox brunch platter!  Until next time!

a bagels and lox brunch platter with cream cheese and capers

Bagels and Lox Brunch Platter

Ingredients

  • toasted bagels
  • lox
  • cream cheese
  • sliced red onion
  • capers
  • tomatoes
  • boiled egg
  • lemon wedges

Instructions

1. Start by placing your cream cheese dish on the platter

2. Arrange the bagels and lox around the cream cheese

3. Fill in the rest of the platter with the sliced red onion, capers, tomatoes, boiled egg and
lemon wedges

4. Serve immediately

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  a breakfast grazing board of bagels and lox with cream cheese, capers, eggs, tomatoes, lemons, and babka

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