Fish of the Week

Wednesday 10/19

Seadragon 

This Week's Seafood

  • Monkfish

    Monkfish

    Monkfish are bottom-dwelling fish, using their fins they are able to "walk" on the ocean floor. 

    Click here to learn more about Monkfish

  • Overhead photo of the fishing vessel Abbie & Holly docked at Viking Village.

    Viking Village

    Who harvested your fish this week? Viking Village! Viking Village is a dock that works with scallopers, gillnet and longline fishing boats and is located in Barnegat Light, NJ.

    Click here to read more about Viking Village

  • Aguijjim (Spicy Braised Monkfish)

    Aguijjim (Spicy Braised Monkfish)

    A Korean spicy fish dish with monkfish and bean sprouts!

    Click here to learn more about Aguijjim (Spicy Braised Monkfish)

The journey from sea to city

  • Overhead photo of the fishing vessel Abbie & Holly docked at Viking Village.
    Overhead photo of the fishing vessel Abbie & Holly docked at Viking Village.

    Harvester: Viking Village

    Viking Village is a dock that works with scallopers, gillnet and longline fishing boats and is located in Barnegat Light, NJ.

    Click here to read more about Viking Village

  • headshot of George Mathis wearing a ballcap
    headshot of George Mathis wearing a ballcap

    Driver: George Mathis

    George is a 3rd generation clam farmer, a member of the Heritage Shellfish Cooperative, and also drives seafood from NJ into Philly for Fishadelphia.
  • Photo of gloved hands filleting and skinning monkfish in The People’s Kitchen
    Photo of gloved hands filleting and skinning monkfish in The People’s Kitchen

    Cleaning: People's Kitchen Philly

    People’s Kitchen is a collaboration of chefs, students, and community members based in Italian Market, South Philly.


    Click here to read more about People’s Kitchen

  • Omi Masika holds up a tilefish during a fish packing session at Gratz
    Omi Masika holds up a tilefish during a fish packing session at Gratz

    Packing: Fishadelphia at Simon Gratz

    Fishadelphia team members portion and pack seafood for our Seafood Club in the culinary suite at Simon Gratz High School Mastery Charter in North Philly.


    Click here to read more about Fishadelphia at Simon Gratz

Need more cooking inspo?

Swim over to our Recipes page to see more recipes for this week's fish!

Catch Cache

1/25 Skate - recipes

1/16 Clams - recipes

1/11 Clams - recipes

1/4 Tuna - recipes

12/14 Oysters - recipes

12/7 Skate - recipes

11/30 Flounder - recipes

11/22 Oysters - recipes

11/16 Dogfish - recipes

11/9 Clams - recipes

11/2 Swordfish - recipes

10/26 Swordfish - recipes

10/19 Oysters - recipes

10/12 Smooth Dogfish - recipes

9/26 Oysters - recipes

9/19 Tilefish

9/12 Scallops