Origin: Wild caught, Canada, Norway
Size: 40-65pcs / kg
Capelin are members of the Osmeridae family of smelts. They are slender translucent olive colored, small-scaled fish that grow to a maximum length of 25 cm (10 in). In Asia, females capelin only is consumed and it is considered a delicacy. The roe content of the fish is important to determine the quality. Capelin roe and is considered as a high value product. Male capelin is more consumed in Russia and Eastern Europe countries.
Season runs from July to September.
Landfrozen, Block Frozen Blast freezing. Block frozen 9kg / 10kg /18kg upon request.
Also known as capelin the flavor resembles herring. Capelin Roe is considered a delicacy in many regions around the world. In China it is also consumed fried.