A smaller fish from the Cod family, with a silvery-grey body and rounded belly, and rarely found over 2kg. Ours are 5/6oz Skin on fillets in a kilo bag.
Merlangius merlangus, commonly known as whiting or merling, is an important food fish in the eastern North Atlantic Ocean and the northern Mediterranean, western Baltic, and Black Sea.
More sustainable to buy than cod. Its flesh is light, firm, lean, sweet and delicate