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Wolffish


product Specifics On Quality: Firm, white meat with a shellfish flavor; somewhat sweet.

Primarily Sold As: Fillets

Culinary: Baked, broiled, fried, sautéed, poached or also in chowders or stews.

Characteristic: Wolffish - Anarhicahas lupus - Also known as Ocean Cat, not to be confused with fresh water cat fish.  Wolffish is another one of the ugly fish; it has sharp canine teeth, lots of them and a very menacing facial expression.  It’s teeth get well used:  this fish feed on crustaceans, scallops, whelks, mussels and clams, to name a few.  Because of it’s eating habits, the meat of the Wolffish has more of a shellfish flavor then a really fishy one.



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