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Got Herring??
« on: April 16, 2021, 03:22:12 PM »
Getting ready to prepare herring for putting in a salt cure for pickling . . .
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and bones of a properly prepared Striped
Bass" . . .

Got Herring???

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2021, 05:17:59 PM »

Ready for salt . . .
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and bones of a properly prepared Striped
Bass" . . .

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2021, 08:20:28 PM »
         These herring fillets have been in a bed of salt for 15 days . . . so,  it's now time for a 14-day bath in pickling brine!

The waiting is the hardest part!!!


Got pickled herring????

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Bass" . . .

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2021, 05:42:31 AM »
Looks so good i might have to give pickling a try this year.
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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2021, 07:40:39 AM »
That does look good ...
When preparing for the salt - do you scale them also ?
you cook good rabbit pilgrim

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2021, 12:04:11 PM »
That does look good ...
When preparing for the salt - do you scale them also ?

Absolutely!
"True Heaven can be found between the skin
and bones of a properly prepared Striped
Bass" . . .

Got Herring???

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #6 on: June 01, 2021, 06:01:23 PM »
The pickled herring is finally ready . . . . . .

   The waiting is the hardest part . . . . but,

 . . . . worth the wait!!!!
"True Heaven can be found between the skin
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Bass" . . .

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #7 on: June 01, 2021, 07:18:49 PM »
Every year I say Iam going to do some.......looks good Ziff
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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #8 on: June 02, 2021, 05:50:03 AM »
Nice ziff im sure it taste good..
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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2021, 09:09:05 AM »
that stuff is definitley an acquired taste not for me

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #10 on: June 03, 2021, 02:44:11 PM »
If you drink a lot of beer with it , it tastes better you know ..  :-)
It does look very good ..
you cook good rabbit pilgrim

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Re: Got Herring??
« Reply #11 on: June 03, 2021, 08:19:36 PM »
Looks good but Iíll stick with the beer 🍺