Rougheye Rockfish - Sebastes aleutianus
The Rougheye Rockfish is a species of Rockfish that is found throughout the Pacific Ocean. It can be found up and down the US Pacific Coast. The majority is caught off the coast of Alaska. This fish can be found from 150-500m around rocks and boulders. These fish can grow to a large size. The largest has been recorded at 14Lbs. They can also live for a very long time. One was found to be at an estimated 205 years old! It is called Rougheye due to the spikes it has protecting its eyes. Rougheye Rockfish has a large demand in the world market for its flavor. This creates a large opportunity for scam sales and mislabeling. Many other fish are often mislabeled as Rougheye Rockfish on purpose. It is believed to be as common an issue as mislabeling tuna. We at Global Seafoods North America guarantee that we you order Rougheye Rockfish from us then you will get exactly that! Rougheye has a very distinct flavor and lightly flaky meat. It is very versatile and can be cooked in many different ways.
- 10lb Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) Pin-Bone In.
- Vacuum Packed.
- Global Seafoods Brand.
- Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Certified.