Atlantic Pollock - Pollachius virens
Finfish << Atlantic Pollock
Method of Capture:
Purse Seine, Gillnet, Trawl and Hook & Line
Avoid trawl-caught Atlantic Pollock. US stocks have been able to rebuild their numbers, and are now well-managed. Hook & Line and Gillnet caught are best choices.
2 to 8 pounds
Flavor and Texture:
Mild and light, clean flavor with a firm, coarse-flaked texture.
bake, broil, fry, salt, simmer