• 32servings
  • 70minutes

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Nutrition Info . . .

NutrientsLipids, Carbohydrates
VitaminsC, P
MineralsNatrium, Silicon, Sulfur

Ingredients Jump to Instructions ↓

  1. 2 medium beets (3 ounces each) stem end trimmed

  2. 1 small cucumber, cut into 1-by-1/4-inch sticks

  3. Pinch of salt

  4. Pinch of sugar

  5. 3 ounces pickled herring, cut into 1-by-1/4-inch strips (1/2 cup)

  6. 1/2 cup mayonnaise

  7. 2 tablespoons minced red onion

  8. 2 teaspoons wasabi powder whisked with

  9. 2 tablespoons hot water

Instructions Jump to Ingredients ↑

  1. In a medium saucepan, cover the beets with water and bring to a boil. Simmer over moderate heat until tender, about 45 minutes. Peel the beets and cut them into 1-inch-by-1/4-inch strips.

  2. Meanwhile, in a small bowl, toss the cucumber with the salt and sugar and let stand for 10 minutes. Squeeze out the excess moisture.

  3. In a large bowl, toss the beets with the herring, mayonnaise and onion. Spoon 2 rounded teaspoons of the herring salad onto Chinese soup spoons. Garnish with a few cucumber sticks and a dollop of wasabi paste and serve.


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