Luvar

Luvarus imperialis

Seafood « Luvar

Luvar

Range:

Baja and Southern California

Seasonality:

Fall and winter

Method of Capture:

Gillnet, Palagic Longline

Sustainability Consideration:

This is an incidental fishery associated with swordfish. Luvar is not targeted, but is sometimes bycatch that is not thrown overboard.

Size Range:

20 to 60 pounds

Flavor and Texture:

Mild and sweet with a firm, gelatinous texture

Cooking Tips:

sauté, grill, broil