Bismarck herring

noun

Definition of Bismarck herring

: filleted salt herring marinated in wine, vinegar, and spices and served cold with raw onion and lemon

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History and Etymology for Bismarck herring

translation of German bismarckhering, after Prince Otto von Bismarck-Schönhausen

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“Bismarck herring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bismarck%20herring. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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