Herring under a fur coat

Preparation. Herring under a fur coat

Queen New Year’s table, wrapped in a soft potatoes and pleasantly sweet alyssum with lush layer of homemade mayonnaise – festive bright Dressed Herring.


  • Herring salted – 400g
  • Potatoes – 200 g
  • Carrots – 200g
  • Burak – 200 g
  • Onions – 70g
  • Apple – 1 pc
  • Mayonnaise – 200 ml

Homemade mayonnaise:

  • Salt – 3g
  • Sugar – 15 g
  • Mustard – 4g
  • Eggs – 2 pcs
  • Sunflower oil – 150 ml
  • Lemon juice – 5ml


Mix the salt with a little water, cover her beetroot and bake in the oven at 200 degrees for 40 minutes. Cool, peel and grate.

Tip: You can not limp lettuce, beetroot for “coat” need to bake in the oven.

Potatoes and carrots, boil in salted water until tender. Cool and clean. Rub on a coarse grater.

Tip: to lettuce was not watery, add salt to vegetables during cooking.

Herring to cut, vyymite entrails, fins cut off, separate from the bones and remove the skin. Cut small cubes.

Tip: To easily clean a herring from the bones, it is necessary to beat her on the table 2-3 times on each side. The flesh becomes softer and bones begin to move away much easier.

Onions chop finely and marinate. In a saucepan with water (100ml), add salt (3g) and sugar (25g), bring to a boil. Stir the onions and apple cider vinegar (55ml). Marinate 2 to 10 minutes. Fold in a colander and let cool. Grate an apple on a grater.

Home-made mayonnaise. Mix the egg yolks, mustard, sugar, salt, sunflower oil. Whisk with a fork or electric mixer until thick, homogeneous emulsion. At the end, add the lemon juice to spice to taste.

Assembling salad. Lay out the salad following layers: Herring mayonnaise →  potato onion mayonnaise → carrot apple → beetroot mayonnaise.