Homemade pickled herring with lemon: will turn out very tasty

Iryna MelnichenkoFood
Delicious pickled herring. Source: polonist.com

Herring is a very tasty, budget-friendly and healthy fish that can be added to salads, made into sandwiches and snacks, and is also a flavorful forshmak.

Cook Ksenia shared a recipe for delicious homemade pickled herring with lemon and onions on Instagram.

Herring recipe with lemon


  • Herring - 1 pc.
  • Onion - 1 pc.
  • Lemon - 1/2 pc.
  • Oil - 2 tbsp. l.
  • Salt - 3 tbsp. l.
  • Sugar - 1 tbsp
  • Vinegar - 2 tbsp. l
  • Ground pepper - a pinch
  • Water at room temperature - 750 ml

Method of preparation:

1. Disassemble the herring, remove everything inside, rinse it with water. Cut into pieces, do not remove the skin.

Fresh herring

2. Cut onion into rings, lemon into half rings.

Cooking herring

3. Put a layer of herring in the jar, a layer of onions and lemon on top, and continue until you run out of ingredients. Add sugar, salt, pepper, vinegar, oil, and cover with water. Put it in the fridge to marinate!

Ready-made pickled herring

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