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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1 cup grated Sardinian grey mullet bottarga, grated
APOLITICIAN from Kochi is supposed to have made himself indispensable to former Kerala chief minister K Karunankaran's kitchen by bringing in freshly caught thiruta, or grey mullet, an estuarine fish.
Which of the following is not a flatfish - brill, flounder, grey mullet, halibut?
A Bottarga is the salted roe of the grey mullet fish.
Mackerel, sardine and grey mullet are caught in nets.
For the main course, we were allowed to chose our own dish and we opted for pan fried grey mullet with puy lentils and a Langoustine sauce.
So I had gravadlax followed by grey mullet and he had chicken liver parfait followed by ox-cheek pie.
Eel, grey mullet, ling, Greenland halibut, mackerel, marlin, bluefin tuna, langoustine, plaice, shark, common skate, sole, sturgeon, swordfish, whitebait
Nor was Lynn especially thrilled by a grey mullet and salsa verde dish that left a bitter aftertaste.
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.
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.