Hawaiian Walu

$0.00 Per Pound
Availability:
Fillet size: 2 to 4 pounds. Skin ON. Bloodline IN.
Minimum Purchase:
4 units

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HAWAIIAN WALU

Walu has a rich, buttery flavor that is luscious cooked and a delicacy raw. This exotic sashimi-grade fish is also known as “white tuna” because of its rich oil content and tuna-like texture. Density and high moisture retention make this a versatile fish to prepare and a valuable commodity raw. 

Meat Color:
Marshmallow White
Oil Content & Texture:
High oil content. Dense and Moist texture
Flavor Intensity:
Robust Flavor
Flavor Quality:
Sweet, buttery flavor quality
Raw/Sashimi Character: Color, Oil, Texture Flavor:
Bright White Color. High oil content. Rich creamy texture. Pronounced sweet flavor. Sashimi texture qualities very comparable to tuna.
Waitstaff Selling Feature:
Described as very addictive and gaining popularity around the country. Known as "white tuna" for its marshmallow white color. High oils and textures are similar to tuna.
Availability:
Year Round. Winter to Spring Peak