Pompano, Florida

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[/] Species Name:Trachinotus carolinus Sustainability Rating:grey – unranked What:Aquacultured Pompano ocean raised in Panama. When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: Laguna de chiriqui, Panama How: Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Meat is light in color and cooks up firm, tender, and moist. Flavor is sweet, mild, rich, and distinctive. For Your Menu The simplest preparations are best since you don’t want …

Salmon, Norwegian

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[/] Species Name:Salmo salar Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked What:Norwegian-farmed Atlantic salmon that is 100% superior quality with NO antibiotics, NO GMO’s and industry-low pen densities. When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: Fjords of Norway (Atlantic Ocean) How: Farmed Back to Product Guide Characteristics Norway’s wonderful, unspoiled natural environment is famous worldwide for its deep, cold, and clear fjords. This unique nature has made Norway …

Lehi

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[/] Species Name:Aphareus rutilans Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked What:Also known as Silver Mouth Snapper When:Available September – May Where/How:Where: South Pacific (Fiji, Samoa, Hawaii, Australia) How: Wild Caught; Long Line Back to Product Guide Characteristics Firm fleshed, lehi is often compared to opakapaka but with a bit more flavor. For Your Menu This delicious fish is easy to work with …

Snapper, Silk

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[/] Species Name:Lutjanus vivanus Sustainability Rating:Gray – Unranked What:A delicious member of the snapper family When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: Costa Rica How: Wild caught; longline Back to Product Guide Characteristics Silk Snappers can be identified by the yellow iris (Red Snapper have a red iris).  They have a red body that’s slightly darker on top and have a thin yellow line …

Shrimp, Yellowleg

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[/] Species Name:Farfantepenaeus californiensis Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked Santa Monica Seafood is financially supporting a Fishery Improvement Project focused on the Gulf of California Yellowleg Shrimp fishery. You can learn more about this and other RSVP Projects by clicking here. What:Yellowleg Shrimp When:Available year-round Where/How:Where – Gulf of California (Mexico) How – Wild Caught/Trawl Back to Product Guide Characteristics Yellowleg …

Roe, Uni

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[/] Species Name:Strongylocentrotus franciscanus Sustainability Rating:Grey What:The edible part of the Sea Urchin (not actually the roe, but the gonads) When:Year-Round (best to pre-order) Where/How:Where – California How – Wild caught; Diver Harvested Back to Product Guide Characteristics Uni has a light, sweet, and somewhat briny flavor – very unique!  With a soft, rich and buttery and melts in your mouth…  …

Tilefish

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[/] Species Name:Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked What:Sometimes called “Clown of the Sear” or “Rainbow Tilefish” due to its wild and colorful patterning, this is a beautiful and delicious fish. When:Available Sporadically Year-Round Where/How:Where – Mid-Atlantic/Southern New England How – Wild Caught/Longline Back to Product Guide Characteristics Tilefish is one of those fish you may hear termed “poor man’s lobster” …

Swordfish

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[/] Species Name:Xiphias gladius Sustainability Rating: Multiple Options Available What:Although there are a variety of fish with bills, there is only one swordfish. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – Various Countries, Including the US (California) How – Wild Caught; Longline, Harpoon, Drift Gillnet, Deep Set Buoy Gear (DSBG) Back to Product Guide Characteristics Swordfish meat is moist and flavorful with a slightly …

Suzuki

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[/] Species Name:Argyrosomus hololepidotus Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked What:Also known as Mulloway, Suzuki is a member of the Drum family When:Available Sporadically Year-Round Where/How:Where – Australia How – Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics This responsibly farmed fish has a delicate flavor, cooks up moist and firm thanks to a good fat content.   For Your Menu Fantastic raw, …

Mackerel (Farmed), Spanish

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[/] Species Name:Scomberomorus​ maculatus Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unranked What:Farmed Mackerel from the Mediterranean When:Available via Special Order Only Where/How:Where – Mediterranean How – Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Spanish Mackerel cooks up flaky and moist, with a full rich flavor.  Bonus – Mackerel is rich in omega-3 fatty acids!  These farmed Mackerel are pre-order only and are available in the whole …