Easy Chopped Salted Herring - Forshmak Recipe

Serves/Makes: 6

Ingredients:

  • 4 salted herring fillets, soaked 12 hours in cold water
  • 2 tablespoons onion, finely chopped
  • 5 cup tart apple, finely chopped
  • 2 hard-boiled eggs, finely chopped
  • 2 slices white bread, trimmed
  • 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons salad oil
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
How to cook Easy Chopped Salted Herring - Forshmak:
  • Change water in which the herring is soaking at least twice. Drain. Chop the herring as finely as possible. Combine with the onion, apple and eggs.
  • Beat the vinegar with sugar and oil. Pour over the trimmed white bread, allowing it to soak for a few minutes.
  • Add soaked bread to the herring mixture and chop until it is smooth.
  • Correct seasoning (should be fairly tart) and chill.
  • Serve cold as an appetizer, cocktail spread, or on lettuce leaves as a fish course.

Notes:

The Easy Chopped Salted Herring - Forshmak is a very affordable dish. Delicious, simple, and easy recipe. This recipe is a great idea for appetizer.

Comments:

Salted, pickled, and cured herring are available in bulk at Jewish, Russian, Ukrainian or Polish delis and can also be found in jar at supermarket.

This recipe for Easy Chopped Salted Herring - Forshmak serves/makes: 6

The Easy Chopped Salted Herring - Forshmak recipe and the pictures are adopted from The Our Favorite Fish & Seafood Recipes Cookbook.

Main Ingredient: Herring (more Herring recipes)
Preparation Method: Appetizer (more Appetizer recipes)
Cuisine: Jewish (more Jewish recipes)

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