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Who caught the 3 million dollar tuna?

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Kiyoshi Kimura, who owns the Sushizanmai chain, paid 333.6 million yen ($3.1 million) for the 278-kg (613-lb) fish caught off the coast of northern Japan's Aomori prefecture, or double what he had paid six years ago.

FAQ

  • How can you tell if tuna is fresh?

    If you're in doubt about freshness, ask for a smell; the fish should have a fresh sea-air smell, not an overly fishy odor. All tuna steaks will have a strip of darker meat running through them. This nutritious meat is perfectly edible but has a strong flavor that many people don't like.

  • Is dehydrated salmon safe to eat?

    Dehydrated salmon has the moisture removed from it, also removing bacteria. This makes it safe even though it is not "cooked".

  • Do oysters open when you steam them?

    Croxton's advice: Grab a pot, get your water boiling and place your oysters on a tray in the steam for about three to five minutes. When a few of the shells start to open, you're ready. “At that point, they're all cooked, even if they aren't open,” Mr. Croxton said.

  • What is the difference between bonito and tuna?

    Bonito is a species associated with the tuna family, but cannot be marketed as Tuna in many countries. Bonito is quite popular as a fried fish with olive oil, especially in the Mediterranean region. Due to its small size and firm dark meat it is well fit for this purpose.

  • Do fish hide when they lay eggs?

    Nesting. It is completely normal for a pregnant fish to spend more time hiding or seeming to explore plants and decorations in the aquarium. This is an indicator that she is coming close to giving birth, and that she is looking for a place to go through the process.

  • Is tilapia the worst fish to eat?

    The bad news for tilapia is that it only contains 240 mg of omega-3 fatty acids per serving — ten times less omega-3 than wild salmon (3). ... In fact, several experts caution against consuming tilapia if you are trying to lower your risk of inflammatory diseases like heart disease ( 10 ).

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