Species Name:Coryphaena hippurus
A beautiful ocean fish found in waters around the world, mahi mahi is a surface dweller and is a popular commercially and recreationally caught species.
When:Available year-round, with optimal pricing occurring October - April.
Where – Hawaii, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Ecuador, Mexico and Fiji.
How – Wild-caught, longline
Chefs love mahi mahi’s firm texture and mild flavor, along with its great name recognition by customers. With a flavor similar to swordfish, mahi mahi is fairly firm with large, moist flakes when cooked. This is a great choice for a grill fish. Although its skin is beautiful in the water, it’s generally removed before cooking…
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Mahi mahi has a beautiful pink colored flesh – looks great displayed between white fleshed fish for a pop of color. Recommend your customers try Mahi Mahi on the grill – tastes great served with a topping of salsa (we love mango salsa with Mahi Mahi).