Petrale Sole

Petrale sole is a Pacific flounder with a fine texture and delicate flavor, one of the many flounders found widely along American coastlines.

the many flounders found widely along Americancoastlines.

 

Wild sole caught in West Coast ocean waters by theCalifornia Groundfish Collective, using bottom trawls, “The fisheries aremanaged well, and the stock is rebuilding.”

 

It is also known as, California sole is a right-eyedflounder (both eyes are on its right side), with an oval to round body, itsupper side is uniform light to dark brown, and its underside is white, sometimeswith pink traces.

 

Petrale sole have large mouths, with two rows of small,arrow-shaped teeth on their upper jaw and one row of teeth on the lower jaw.

Petrale sole is a Pacific flounder with a fine texture and delicate flavor, one of the many flounders found widely along American coastlines.

Area of Harvest:

Half Moon Bay Ca

 

Seasonality:

All Year Round

 

Catch/Harvest Method:

Trawl

 

Taste/Texture/Flavor Profile:

Fine texture with a sweet,delicately nutty flavor

 

Fisheries Management:

NOAA Fisheries; Pacific FisheryManagement Council

Published on
January 21, 2021
by
Juan Vargas

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