Definition of gravlax
: salmon cured especially with salt, sugar, pepper, and dill and often additional ingredients (such as fennel, coriander, lime, and vodka or aquavit
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Our own test kitchen manager and oily fish-lover Brad Leone had second helpings then mused aloud about making a dry cure for gravlax with spirulina, salt, and citrus zest.
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Origin and Etymology of gravlax
Swedish gravlax or Norwegian gravlaks, from grav pit, hole, grave + Swedish lax, Norwegian laks salmon
First Known Use: 1848See Words from the same year
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