Our contribution to next year s comprehensive egg survey will play an essential role in securing the data we need to safeguard the marine environment and ensure we have enough mackerel
for generations of fishermen.
Nothing makes me happier than fishing for mackerel
of the rocks at Gourock or Wemyss bay.
Drizzle the mackerel
with the butter sauce and top each fish with a sprig of peppercorn.
Start by watching your sonar closely to determine where the best concentrations of baitfish and mackerel
are holding in the water column.
Up until recently you could buy Scottish mackerel
- they feed on herring though, which are starting to move south into warmer waters, so the mackerel
you'll be buying now will be English and from places like Cornwall.
7 FOR a taste of Thailand, try having steamed mackerel
with fresh ginger and lemongrass.
The problem is the mackerel
we usually catch from Easter and through the summer didn't show up this year.
The fish caught was transported to the Gendev processing facility where it was established that horse mackerel
can be caught and processed on land without compromising the quality of the product.
There have been one or two mackerel
taken from Amble pier, with the same venue giving flounders to 2lb plus on worm and mackerel
Schools of mackerel
swim in sync together, fast and strong like miniature tunas, their big cousins.
Yoghurt is used as a marinade and sauce ingredient in lots of different cuisines and you spread it over the mackerel
1 WHAT YOU WILL NEED 4 mackerel
fillets, 2 limes, a bunch of chives, sea salt, 100g chorizo, 12 single mussels, 1 shallot, 1 punnet of pea shoots, white wine, frying flour, olive oil 2 PREPARE THE MACKEREL
FILLETS Pin bone them, then cut each of the fillets in half and use one for pan frying, the other for the tartar.
fisheries in the North East Atlantic - one of them British, including several Scottish vessels - are expected to have their MSC status suspended soon because Iceland and the Faroes have refused to reduce their mackerel
quotas and put a stop to fishing irresponsible amounts.
Iceland's decision to raise its mackerel
fishing quotas last year has brought it into conflict with Britain, Ireland and Norway, threatening the island nation's bid to join the EU.
In blind-tasting tests on the Tesco crab paste, 58 per cent of people thought it tasted of mackerel