Red Snapper

Lutjanus campechanus

Common Names: Snapper, Red Snapper

AVAILABILITY Fresh

SEASONAL AVAILABILITY

Year Round Availability

CATCH and COUNTRY of ORIGIN

Hook & Line, Long Line, Rod & Reel; USA, Central America

SIZING

Whole Fish
Hand Carved Half Side Fillets
Cut to Size Portions

FLAVOR PROFILE

Stronger, sweet flavor. Medium texture with medium flake.

COOKING TECHNIQUES

Grilling, Roasting, Broiling, Pan Searing, Frying, Steaming, Poaching, Ceviche.

PRODUCT INFO

Red Snapper is one of the most popular of all white fish. The fish is also available whole or in fillets. Whole fish can be found in weights from about 2 to 5 pounds.
Whole red Snapper is great to grill.