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    Snapper (NZ) - Portion

    Snapper (NZ) - Portion

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    SKU: Snapper P

    Stock: Stock available

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    +/- 150grams

    Semi-firm flesh with a low oil content and coarse flakes, excellent for most cooking methods including whole and smoking.

    Members of the Sparidae family. Snapper are found in New Zealand’s warmer coastal water - particularly in the North and upper South Island. One of the largest and most valuable coastal fisheries, the species extend over a wide variety of habitats, such as reefs, sand and mud bottoms. Snapper are golden-pink to tones of red above, flecked with blue spots, with the colour paling to white on the belly. They have a large head, strong teeth, and moderately firm scales.

    Length: 30-50cm, up to 100cm
    Weight: 1-2.5kg, up to 19kg
    Availability: All year round

    Market names
    New Zealand: Bream, NZ Golden
    Commonwealth: Karas zolotistyi
    Germany: Goldbrasse France: Dorade
    Japan: Madai, Goushyuumadai
    Spain: Dorada United States: Porgy

    Nutritional information for 100g
    Energy 382kj
    Protein 19.0g
    - Total 1.6g
    - Saturated 0.4g
    - Carbohydrate 0.3g
    - Sugars 0.3g
    Sodium 98mg

    Fish vary in size, the invoiced weight of your fish will be within + or - 10% of your ordered weight.