Species Name:Thunnus alalunga
Multiple Options Available
Albacore is a species of tuna in the family Scombridae.
Where – Fiji, Tahiti, Hawaii
How – Wild Caught; Longline, Purse Seine, Pole & Line
Albacore is shedding its image as just a canned tuna (we do carry a delicious canned option that’s MSC certified!). With a mild flavor, Albacore cooks up firm and moist with nice large flakes. It’s actually quite fatty, with the highest omega-3 of all tuna species.
For Your Menu
Excellent grilled, seared, oil poached, roasted – albacore is as versatile as other tunas.
For Your Waitstaff
Your customers will love albacore’s mild flavor and firm texture! It’s a great, nutritious lean protein choice for people looking to eat lean.
For Your Retail Display
Encourage your customers to pick up some extra Albacore – leftovers make amazing tuna salad!