Herring Salad Recipe

Herring salad is a nutritious and delicious Scandinavian salad. Learn how to make/prepare Herring Salad by following this easy recipe.
Herring Salad Recipe
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Veg.
Serves 2
  • 1/2 kg Potatoes (boiled & peeled)
  • 1 Apple
  • 1/2 Onion
  • 4-5 Pickled Herring Fillets
  • 1/2 cup Sour Cream
  • 1/2 cup Normal Cream
  • 6-7 medium-sized Gherkins (German, Polish or Russian variety)
  • Olive Oil
  • 1/2 Lemon
  • Parsley
  • Salt & Pepper (to taste)
How to make Herring Salad:
  • Cut the herring fillets into strips of 2 cm.
  • Chop the gherkins and onions into fine pieces.
  • Peel the apple and cut it into cut into cubes of 2 cm.
  • Cut the potatoes into cubes.
  • Assemble everything into a large bowl. Squeeze half lemon in it and add sour and normal cream.
  • Season with little salt and pepper.
  • Add fresh parsley and olive oil and mix the ingredients very gently.
  • Your salad is ready!