Pickerel Fresh 6 oz Portion (Pack of 2 Vacuum Sealed)
Origin: Lake Erie, Ontario
Fish Facts: Pickerel, also known as, Walleye is the largest member of the perch family. They are a freshwater fish and is a high source of vitamin D and omega-3 fatty acids. Their pearlescent eyes are a distinguishing feature of the fish, used for hunting/maneuvering in murky waters or at night.
Taste/Cooking: Pickerel is an ideal choice for those concerned about a fishy taste. Its flavour is mild and sweet, the flakes of meat are small while the fish holds a firm texture. Common methods of preparation include, pan frying, baking, deep frying, baked, or grilled. This fish would pair well with our house fresh herb mix, garlic & dill, roasted garlic and pepper, and others.
Sustainability: Recommended product of Oceanwise.
Vacuum packing can extend the shelf life as it reduces odor and texture changes that may cause fish to spoil. It also helps to prevent water loss and keeps the fish/shellfish from dying out.
Please note: When thawing frozen fish it is important to remove the fish from the vacuum sealed packaging.
- Stock: In Stock
- Weight: 12.00oz