Arctic Char

Starting at $55.00 ($11.00 / lb)

Product Description

The Arctic Char is closely related to the trout and salmon species. It has a pink to white flesh, with a finer flake than either salmon or trout and is sweet-tasting and somewhat milder in flavor than salmon.

Excellent in many preparations including sauteed, grilled or baked (prepare as you would a trout).

  • Species: Arctic Char (Salvelinus alpinus)
  • Catch Region: Iceland
  • Seasonality: Year-round
  • Harvest Method: Farmed
  • Yield (Fillet Percentage): 75%
  • Flavor Profile: Pronounced, rich, clean
  • Texture Profile: Medium-Firm
  • Substitute: Sea Trout, Atlantic Salmon, King Salmon

Available as One Whole Fish, 4-5 pounds average. Gutted.

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Two Skin-On Fillets, 2 Lbs Avg

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