Skate

Leucoraja ocellata

Common Names: Big Skate, Eyed Skate, Cape Cod Ray, Winter Big Skate

AVAILABILITY Fresh

SEASONAL AVAILABILITY

Year Round Availability

CATCH and COUNTRY of ORIGIN

Net Caught;
USA

SIZING

Hand Carved Half Side Fillets
Cut to Size Portions

FLAVOR PROFILE

Sweet, full flavor with delicate texture and large flake. Medium fat content. Raw fish should come in with a light to dark pink color and cooks up white.

COOKING TECHNIQUES

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

PRODUCT INFO

Skate are members of the ray family (rajidae), but are considered separate due to their lack of a tail barb or stinger. Skate are deep water species found in cold
and warm water on both the east and west coast. Only the wings of the Skate can be eaten.