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Does catfish taste real fishy?

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Wild catfish is often muddy tasting if it lives in a muddy environment. Catfish caught in rivers and ponds will often have a musty, muddy, fishy taste in the middle with a sweeter flavor towards the ends.

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    This is a good sign that your fish has begun to spoil. Once fish has fully spoiled, the slimy moisture on the meat will feel thick and slippery to the touch. Discard fresh fish as soon as you notice the beginning of this slimy texture. Cooked fish will not develop a slimy coating, even after it's started to go bad.

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    • Dwarf Gourami. Shutterstock. ...
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    • Kribensis. ...
    • Kuhli Loach. ...
    • Lemon Tetras. ...
    • Platies. ...
    • Siamese Fighting Fish (AKA Bettas)

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    At least 250 different kinds of food poisoning have been documented, but the most common ones are e. coli, listeria, salmonella, and norovirus, which is commonly called "stomach flu." Other less common illnesses that can be transferred from food or food handling are botulism, campylobacter, vibrio, and shigella.

  • Are bananas good for fish?

    A bit of potassium wont hurt. Matter of fact it might be actually good for them. But like what others say its not natural for them too eat it but my fish love it. (I always mix it in either with scallops or mysis shrimp.)

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