Sprats is a genus of small marine fish of the family in the genus Alosa. Body length up to 13-18 cm, weight is 10-12 yr. reach sexual maturity at age 1-2 years, live up to 5-6 years.
Sprats are packed in the jar. It turns out that somewhere around 20-25 pieces. But the exact standard number of sprat in the Bank is not there. Technology began putting as much as would fill the jar without gleams.
Sprats is a type of canned fish. Originally produced from the Baltic sprat, then under this name have been producing also Caspian sprat, Baltic herring, juvenile herring and other small fish. When cooking sprat small fish without any preprocessing smoked, then can in oil.