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can you eat sailfish

Can You Eat Sailfish?

Sailfish are the fastest fish in the ocean, which means if you catch one, consider yourself a master angler. If you’ve caught one, then you probably want to know can you eat sailfish, so you know if it’s...

Amberjack on a plate

Can You Eat Amberjack?

AJ, or the amberjack, is a type of fish that’s found in the Atlantic Ocean and in the Gulf of Mexico. They are a popular fish that most anglers seek out frequently. Typically, they are caught when fishermen are...

whole triggerfish on ice

Can You Eat Triggerfish?

With more than 40 species of triggerfish in tropical and subtropical locations across the globe, these fish are plentiful enough that you may be wondering can you eat triggerfish? Well, in most cases, the answer is yes...

holding a spanish Mackerel

Can You Eat Spanish Mackerel? 

If you are looking to try a new type of fish and aren’t sure where to start, the Spanish mackerel is a good fish to take a closer look at. They are lovely colored fish that can be found off of both coasts of...

horseshoe crab on a plate

Can You Eat Horseshoe Crab? 

Horseshoe crabs are small crabs that are typically found in the Atlantic ocean along the US coastal beaches and also in certain waters around Asia. This type of crab dates back a long time and are actually more closely...

can you eat skate fish

Is Skate Safe to Eat?

Skate is a unique, strange, and interesting fish. This fish is treated as a delicacy in a lot of restaurants, and they prepare it in complicated and expensive ways to enhance the flavors of this sweet tasting fish. The...

atlantic bonito

Can You Eat Atlantic Bonito?

Atlantic Bonito are members of the mackerel family, and their dark meat resembles that of tuna. Commonly found in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of southern states, you’re probably finding these fish on the end...

spiney dogfish

Is Dogfish Safe to Eat?

Dogfish doesn’t look very appealing when you catch a glimpse of the actual fish. It is quite eel-like and has a long tail, giving it an almost prehistoric look. It’s actually part of the shark family and it...

searobin fish

Can You Eat Sea Robin?

Sea robins, often called Gurnards, are quite an odd-looking fish that get to be a little over a foot long. Their eyes are rather oversized, and, in many areas, they are actually considered a nuisance fish, as they can...

ladyfish

Can You Eat Ladyfish? 

Ladyfish isn’t a common fish on the menu anywhere but that doesn’t mean it isn’t actually edible. So, you may be wondering: can you eat ladyfish? The quick answer is yes. Ladyfish is a fish that can be...

goliath grouper

Can You Eat Goliath Grouper?

For more than 30 years, the Goliath grouper was not available to fishermen because in the 1970s and 1980s, they were overfished and too many juveniles were being taken. At that time, these fish were prized for both...

tarpon swimming

Can You Eat Tarpon?

Tarpon are enormous and present a thrilling challenge to anglers, making them one of the most highly appreciated game fishes. If you go fishing with the intent of bringing home something for dinner, you might end up...

can you eat puffer fish

Can You Eat Puffer Fish?

We’ve all heard the legend of the deadly puffer fish. Dwelling in deep tropical and subtropical waters, this highly toxic fish is famous for its long tapered body, round head, and hard spikes. Even touching the...

snook on ice

Can You Eat Snook?

Snook are beautiful, silvery fish that live in the coastal waters along the American shoreline. Fishermen love to catch them because of their elusiveness and fighting spirit. Can you eat snook? Of course, you can! They...

The Best Baits for Sea Bass Fishing

Choosing the best sea bass bait is essential for success in order to catch fish. The key is matching the local fish diet to the presentation you are using for your fishing. Both live and dead baits will due the trick...

9 different types of tuna

Types of Tuna: The Anglers Guide

Tuna are one of the most sought after fish species on the oceans by recreational and commercial fishermen.  They are not only great for eating, they are also one of the hardest fighting fish to reel in.  For...

best mahi lures for trolling

Best Mahi Lures

Mahi Mahi aka Dorado aka Dolphin fish are one of the most exciting fish to catch when deep sea fishing.  They are aggressive and put on an acrobatic display when you hook one, jumping multiple times out of the water. ...