Channel Catfish

Ictalurus punctatus

Seafood « Channel Catfish

Catfish

Range:

Southern United States

Seasonality:

Year-round

Method of Capture:

Farmed

Sustainability Consideration:

Catfish are farmed in closed ecological systems.

Size Range:

1 to 3 pounds

Flavor and Texture:

Sweet and mossy flavor with a firm, meaty texture

Cooking Tips:

steam, fry, sauté