Fish prices are per pound of the whole fish. The average pound of whole fish will yield 35% once filleted.
Price per pound of whole fish: $11
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Ordering Fresh Yellowedge Grouper from Florida
If Yellowedge Grouper is in-stock now, you’re in luck! Yellowedge is only in-stock a few months out of the year at Wild Seafood Market and demand for this delicious Grouper is always high. To order, firstly select the size of the fish you’d like. The sizes you see in the dropdown menu are based on the actual whole fish we currently have in stock. From there, select your preferred preparation method. Keep in mind however that Yellowedge Grouper larger than 5 pounds will need to be filleted prior to being shipped as the larger whole fish simply will not fit in our shipping coolers.
Local to Madeira Beach, Florida? You can select any size Grouper and pick it up at our market as a whole fish.
If having your fish delivered, simply add it to the cart, and during checkout, you will be given the available shipping methods. Florida orders may select local ‘Ground Shipping’ however out-of-state orders only have the option of ‘Overnight Shipping’. We ship orders four days a week, Monday thru Thursday at 3pm EST. 1PM is the cut-off time for same-day shipments.
What Is Yellowedge Grouper?
Yellowedge Grouper is a deepwater grouper as well as the mildest, sweetest grouper. Due to summer closures in shallow water, our boats fish in deeper waters making yellowedge usually available June-September. During the rest of the year, deepwater trips are more sporadic, so get this grouper while you can!
If you’d like the cheeks, collar, or “wings” included in your order, leave a note in the Special Instructions at checkout (under the Shipping & Payments section). Cheeks are only available with groupers.
Is Yellowedge Grouper Expensive?
At Wild Seafood Market the product we provide is not only fresh but affordable for the average consumer. We work to provide ease of access by removing the middle man and giving you direct access to products through our wholesale company. This direct access, freshness, and affordability come with a range of pricing depending on the availability of the product. Caught directly from the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, our Yellowedge Grouper goes for $10 per pound.
Fresh Caught Yellowedge Grouper
The Yellowedge Grouper population extends fairly far and wide, from North Carolina to Florida and all the way to southern Brazil. This territory also includes the Gulf of Mexico where, on individual charter boats, our expert employees travel to procure our fresh caught product. Consequently, when buying from Wild Seafood Market you are buying directly from our wholesale supply and therefore obtaining natural, un-processed fish for yourself or your family.
How to enjoy our Yellowedge Grouper?
Yellowedge grouper is a lean fish meaning it has next to no fat content, as opposed to fatty fish such as Salmon, Tuna, or Trout. As a result, when cooked it has a very firm texture, with large flakes, that is the best for holding in moisture. As for cooking methods, this species can be grilled, fried, sautéed, broiled, steamed, baked, or poached. Furthermore, its head is composed mostly of cartilage, making it perfect for recipes that require a rich stock base.
What is Yellowedge Grouper best paired with?
The Yellowedge grouper species gives rise to a mild yet very distinctive and unique flavor for the taste buds. It provides the same palate as a cross between Bass and Halibut. Consequently, the species is best suited for various soups and chowder recipes.
Cool Facts about Yellowedge Grouper
All life, especially marine life, has a quality or multiple qualities, that are unique to them as a species. Yellowedge groupers, or as they’re scientifically known Epinephelus flavolimbaturs, are no exception. With a very similar outward appearance of Snowy Groupers, they are able to change their gender from female to male as they grow in size. They also have bright yellow coloring within their eyes and long the edges of their fins.
What are the health benefits of Yellowedge Grouper?
Like other grouper species, the Yellowedge Grouper is a great source of proteins while having a minimal amount of saturated fat. It is also naturally low in calories and contains no sugar. Per 3.5oz serving of this grouper, you get 19.5g of protein, 0.26g of Omega-4, and 471mg of potassium. The yellowedge is also a great source of vitamins and minerals such as vitamin D, vitamin B-complex, vitamin A, iron, magnesium, and zinc.
- Saturated Fatty Acids: 0.2 g
- Protein: 19.4 g
More Grouper Options
If our Yellowedge Grouper is out of stock, be sure to check our full selection of locally sourced, wild-caught Florida Grouper here.
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