Is it Permissible to Eat Dry Meat and Dry Fish?
Question: What is the ruling on eating dry meat and dry fish?
Answer: It is permissible to eat dry meat as well as dry fish. It is mentioned in a Hadith.
“A tailor had invited the Messenger of Allah Sallahu Alahi Wasllam for a meal which he had prepared. Even I accompanied the Prophet Sallalaahu Alahi Wasallam. That person presented bread and gravy with dry meat and pumpkin to the Prophet Sallalaahu Alahi Wasllam. I noticed that the Messenger of Allah Sallalahu Alihi Wasllam was searching for pieces of Pumpkin in the vessel and eating them. After that day, I stated loving Pumpkin.”
Allah Knows Best
Mufti Muhammad Ibrahim Maqbuli