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dizwar asked in Food & DrinkCooking & Recipes · 3 weeks ago

Are you allowed to eat pickled herring right out of the jar, or do you have to cook it first?

8 Answers

  • 3 weeks ago
    Best Answer

    If you are the only one in the house that eats them you can eat them right out of the jar. 

    If others eat them use a fork to remove some, place in a bowl and eat. 

    The herring are already prepared and ready for eating. 

  • 2 weeks ago

    They're preserved so yes you can eat them.

  • denise
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Straight out the jar is fine, they've been pickled / soused like roll mops.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Just open the lid and enjoy the fishy briny goodness.

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  • 3 weeks ago

    You eat it right out of the jar cold.  Do not heat it.

  • 3 weeks ago

    That’s the only way I eat it. 

    I have been eating it for over 40 years.

      Cooking it is not recommended it would not taste good and it would smell up the house

  • 3 weeks ago

    You can if you wanted to. Who's stopping you?

  • 3 weeks ago

    you are not legally allowed to eat it right out of the jar

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