Barratlantic Species Guide

Learn more about the some of the species Barratlantic process.

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Hake

Hake

Description

Hake (Merluccius Merluccius). Surprisingly, not more popular in the UK - a large proportion of the UK catch goes to the Spanish, Portuguese and Italians who love it. Ranging from 1 to 5kg, Hake has a long, round, slender body and is mainly grey and silver in colour.

F:
Merlu Europeen
D:
Europaischer Seebecht
E:
Merluza Europea
NL:
Mooie Meid
DK:
Ekulmule
I:
Nasello