fresh monkfish


The monkfish is an unusual species of fish that is landed in New England and the Mid Atlantic states.

These odd-looking fish are equipped with a stalk above their head which they use to attract prey close enough to swallow.

Monkfish are usually sold “head off”.

Other names for the species include goosefish and angler fish.

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