a fillet of fresh herring rolled up on a pickle or onion and marinated
Origin of rollmopsGerman rollmops, origin, originally Berlin dialect, dialectal ; from rollen, to roll + mops, pug dog
A marinated fillet of herring wrapped around a pickle or an onion and served as an hors d'oeuvre.
Origin of rollmopsGerman : rollen, to roll (from Middle High German, from Old French roler; see roll) + Mops, blockhead, pug dog (from Low German; akin to Dutch moppen, to make a sour face).
- plural form of rollmop