Herring Apple Spread Recipe

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Herring Apple Spread

Gail Eischeid


I tried this recipe as an appetizer, but like it as sandwich spread too! I wanted a unique appetizer for my parents 60th Wedding Anniversary Party. It was a BIG HIT!! :)Enjoy!

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6 to 8


15 Min


16 oz
pickled herring
1 1/2 c
sour cream
2 Tbsp
lemon juice concentrate
1 medium
onion, white
1 c
celery stalks
1/2 c
water chestnuts
1 tsp
black pepper
2 medium

Directions Step-By-Step

Drain Herring and dice into bite-size pieces. Minced Onion, chopped Celery, Water Chestnuts, and Apples into bite-size pieces. Whip Sour Cream until it stands in soft peaks. Blend Sour Cream with Herring and ingredients. Blend well. Chill before serving. Serve on Lettuce Leaves and/or with crackers, bread.
Makes 6 to 8 servings.
COOING TIP: I like to use 1 each of Granny Smith Apple and Roma Apple. This adds color and flavor to the appetizer. Sometimes, I substitute Green Onions for the White Onion.

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