Southern Blue Whiting, also known as Menticirrhus littoralis, is from New Zealand and has a sweet delicate flavor with meat that is light, firm, and lean. Southern Blue Whiting is often compared to cod, or pollock, in taste and appearance of finished product.
Empire’s Treasure® Southern Blue Whiting Fillets arrive frozen and are packed in 40/4-oz. IQF fillets per case. These fillets are an affordable seafood solution that meets the needs of operators while satisfying consumer demands. Empire’s Treasure® Southern Blue Whiting Fillets are delicious when deep or shallow fried, and can also be baked, broiled, or grilled as a center of the plate protein. Empire’s Treasure® Southern Blue Whiting Fillets are wild-caught by MSC-certified sustainable fisheries.
Empire’s Treasure® Shipyard Export Ale Beer Battered Blue Whiting Fillets are packed in 2/5-lb. bags per case, or approximately 40/4-oz servings per case. These beer battered fillets are made with Shipyard Brewing Company’s Export American Golden Ale. This ale offers hints of malty sweetness and distinctive hop aromas, making this ale an ideal addition to this batter. Empire’s Treasure® Shipyard Export Ale Beer Battered Blue Whiting Fillets are ideal served as part of a beer battered whiting sandwich, and as beer battered whiting fish tacos.