All articles by Tom Pollack

  • How to Brine Herring

    Put 2-1/2 gallons of non-chlorinated water in a cooler. (Leave tap water sitting out overnight and the chlorine will evaporate.) brining

    • Posted May 16, 2006
  • How to Rig Cutplug Herring

    There are a hundred different ways to rig a herring for mooching or trolling. This is the most standard method know locally as the “Westport” cutplug herring setup. Begin with either a fresh herring or a pre-brined...

    • Posted February 10, 2006