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Basic Dry Cure for Smoking Salmon

This is a dry cure that can be used on about five pounds of fish such as salmon. Read more in Mike Stines’ article here.

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Basic Dry Cure for Smoking Salmon Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 tablespoons (1.3 ounces or 37 grams) coarse kosher salt
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1 level teaspoon pink salt


  1. Combine all the ingredients in a small mixing bowl. This cure will keep, covered, for several months.

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