Hake Headed & Gutted 1kg/Fresh
Hake have a soft and deliicate flesh with few bones.
Hake range in size from 2kg - 9kg. Price is per kg.
Have have a dark silver-grey large body above shading to white below. The body is slender and round with a wide head, large eyes, and large mouth with teeth turned inwards. Hake is mainly caught in NZ although there are more than a dozen species.
Preparation: Hake is suitable to marinate, poach, bake, or fillet and use in a curry, casserole or soup/chowder. Hake fillets are ideal for portioning as they are of a relatively consistent thickness and texture.
Availability: Available May to September subject to catch.
Shelf life: Best consumed on arrival or within 3 days from receiving product.
Fish for your health: Hake is a good source of Vitamin B. White fleshed fish is traditionally high in protein and low in fat. However, all fish provide an excellent source of Omega 3, an essential fatty acid which helps in lowering blood cholesterol and maintaining a healthy circulatory system.
Suggested wines: Dry, austere and crisp, Chenin Blanc and Pinot Grigio are well suited to this lean, white fish when cooked simply.
|Shipping Time||Tuesday to Friday|