Origin: Ecuador/ Asia – FAO87 / 61
Size: 200-400g /400g up
The Bonito is also known as “Bullet Tuna” or “Botella”. It is a ray-finned predatory fish in the family Scombridae such as the macekrels and the tunas. Considered a delicacy in the Balkans and in Turkey, this fish is also used as bait by lobsters’ fishermen.
Depending on the catching area. In Ecuador, the best catching is in fall and spring
Block frozen mostly in 20kg carton. In Asia, Bonitos are usually frozen at sea
It's flesh is softer than tuna, less fatter with a stronger taste
Trade fish permit, strictly inspected