Worldwide in tropical, temperate oceans
Method of Capture:
Longline, Purse Seine, Hand Line, Troll, Rod & Reel
Although the Bigeye grows quickly, reproduces and an early age, and breeds regularly for a life span of the better part of a decade, spawning millions of eggs, it's vulnerable to overfishing because it is so popular. Avoid International longline caught fish. Our domestic longline fishery has strict size and bycatch regulations.
40 to 200 pounds in the round
Flavor and Texture:
Mild, meaty flavor with a firm, juicy, smooth texture
serve raw, grill, sauté, bake, confit