Can You Eat Trout? – Types and Tastes

Can You Eat Trout? – Types and Tastes

Trout is undoubtedly one of the most popular fish to catch globally. They’re prevalent across most of the globe, with anglers targeting them with many fishing approaches such as bait fishing, lure fishing and, of course, fly fishing. The majority of trout species are freshwater fish and can be found in lakes, rivers, streams and ponds across the world. They put up a great fight […]

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Can you Eat Chub? – UK & North America

Can you Eat Chub? – UK & North America

When it comes to freshwater fish consumption in the UK, it is unlikely to commonly find much more than trout or salmon in fishmongers or shops. This could partly do the fact that seafood is abundant in the country due to the country being surrounded by the sea and partly by the UK culture. There are many species of other freshwater fish swimming in rivers […]

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Can You Eat Gudgeon? – Taste, Preparation and How to Catch Them

Can You Eat Gudgeon? – Taste, Preparation and How to Catch Them

When it comes to the freshwater fish we eat in the UK, you will find it very hard to find anywhere selling anything other than the usual trout and salmon. The UK and more particularly Scotland provide excellent opportunities to fish for these know tasty fish, and there is no shortage of them in store. In the UK there are long lists of other freshwater […]

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Can You Eat Pike? – Flavour, Preparation and How to Catch Pike

Can You Eat Pike? – Flavour, Preparation and How to Catch Pike

When it comes to eating freshwater fish in the UK, your choices usually start with trout and salmon.  You’ll have absolutely no issue finding fillet of trout or salmon in stores, and the fishing for both species is common, with plenty of rivers, lakes and fisheries. Although there is plenty of other freshwater fish swimming in our waters that are consumed across Europe, the majority […]

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Can You Eat Perch? – Taste, Preparation and How to Catch Them

Can You Eat Perch? – Taste, Preparation and How to Catch Them

When it comes to fishing for coarse species in the UK, it is primarily classed as a catch and release sport, with very few anglers actively looking to catch coarse species as a food source. Compared to trout and salmon fishing, this is massively different. When you hear of people going to catch salmon or trout there’s a large chance they will be planning to […]

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Can You Eat Carp? – Find Out In This Post

Can You Eat Carp? – Find Out In This Post

Anglers across the UK are excited about the prospect of catching carp again as summer kicks off. Carp are caught for sport all over the UK and the rest of the world. It’s aggressive feeding in the summer, combined with its unique behaviour, makes carp one of the most exciting sport fish in the UK and across Europe but it is very rarely targeted as […]

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