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Is herring a saltwater or freshwater fish?

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Herring fish belong to the family Clupeidae, which contains nearly 200 species. They are small, streamlined schooling fish that feed on plankton and live in both freshwater and saltwater.

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    A Peruvian invention, the original ceviche recipe is fish or seafood marinated in citrus juices, which then “cook” the fish. ... But the ceviche-making process will not protect you from the worst of the nasties, ranging from salmonella to parasites and worms.

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    One ounce (4 large shrimp) has 30 calories, 6 grams of protein and has minimal fat.

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    Canned salmon is already cooked - just drain the liquids, and it's ready to eat or add to your favourite dish. You can remove the skin if you like. Don't throw out the soft, calcium-rich bones! Mash them with a fork and you won't even notice them.

  • How long does it take to clean shrimp?

    It should only take 20-30 minutes.

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