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The author of To the Queen's Taste recommends several substitutes for the salmon in this recipe, including halibut, cod, & pollack. For this event, pollack was used. The fish was placed in a large baking pan and poached in beer seasoned with salt, parsley, thyme, rosemary, and a little vinegar.