grey mullet


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grey mullet

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gray mullet

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(Animals) any teleost food fish of the family Mugilidae, mostly occurring in coastal regions, having a spindle-shaped body and a broad fleshy mouth. US name: mullet Compare red mullet
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Noun1.grey mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mulletgrey mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet
gray mullet, grey mullet, mullet - freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide
fish - the flesh of fish used as food; "in Japan most fish is eaten raw"; "after the scare about foot-and-mouth disease a lot of people started eating fish instead of meat"; "they have a chef who specializes in fish"
2.grey mullet - freshwater or coastal food fishes a spindle-shaped body; found worldwide
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
family Mugilidae, Mugilidae - grey mullets
Mugil cephalus, striped mullet - most important commercial mullet in eastern United States
Mugil curema, white mullet - silvery mullet of Atlantic and Pacific coasts
liza, Mugil liza - similar to the striped mullet and takes its place in the Caribbean region
gray mullet, grey mullet, mullet - highly valued lean flesh of marine or freshwater mullet
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The Caspian Sea is home to many edible species of fish, including the sturgeon, Caspian salmon, sardines, grey mullet, and others.
What we ate: We shared a starter of pan fried fillet of grey mullet with king prawns and citrus salad for PS5.
A small shoal of Grey Mullet has taken up residence in The Royal Quays Marina at North Shields.
Ibanez AL, Gallardo-Cabello M (1996b) Age determination of the grey mullet Mugil cephalus L.
Meant to be shared, the Atlantiks menu will take guests on a journey of exceptional flavors throughout the Greek Island with dishes like grilled octopus with fava from Santorini, a roasted manouri cheese from Greneva with honey and bee pollen, black ink orzo with langoustines, crispy calamari and grey mullet bottarga from Messologgi, marinated sardines with crushed olives from Thassos Island, beef corfu sofrito, and semolina halva, a traditional Greek dessert, made with raisins, pine nuts, orange marmalade and Greek yogurt ice cream.
Grey mullet has soared 600 per cent in a year, while demand for mackerel has jumped 200 per cent.
Biology, Ecology and Culture of Grey Mullet (Mugilidae)
Monkfish is in season in January so will be easy to get hold of at the fishmonger and if you can't get red mullet, grey mullet will easily substitute, as the grey mullet season runs until February.
Winner Dean Parker included red mullet, golden mullet, grey mullet, poorcod and pouting among the fish he caught.
REGULAR contributor Steve Gannon's 10-minute battle to hook a 5lb grey mullet drew a crowd at Bristol Marina.
5 GREY mullet is an often underrated fish but it has an oily texture which makes it moist and perfect to steam, bake or roast.
Grey mullet luxuriated in a lemongrass beurre blanc with pork fat spread like gossamer over its green beans; there was tender guinea fowl and seared liver: it was all serious cooking.