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Synonyms for mahimahi

the lean flesh of a saltwater fish found in warm waters (especially in Hawaii)

large slender food and game fish widely distributed in warm seas (especially around Hawaii)

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In descending order of their proportion in the catch they were bigeye tuna (Thunnus obesus), longnose lancetfish (Alepisaurus ferox), blue shark (Prionace glauca), mahimahi (Coryphaena hippurus), sickle pomfret (Taractichthys steindachneri), snake mackerel (Gempylus serpens), skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis), albacore (Thunnus alalunga), yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax), escolar (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum), ono (Acanthocybium solandri), and shortbill spearfish (Tetrapturus angustirostris).
Sharks nuzzle the reefs, squid dance in their wake, mahimahi leap with joy, flashing and splashing their tail flukes as if swimming on air, then diving swiftly, chasing the bows of boats, playing with saucy seaspray.
Handcross, West Sussex, England (Fax: 44-1444-400949), which will be showing off a number of value-added frozen shellfish, plus frozen specialties for wet fish counters including swordfish, shark, hoki, tilapia, mahimahi and tuna.
95); mahimahi baked in parchment with sweet peppers, mushrooms and celery with thyme seasoning ($12.
But all thoughts disappear as you begin to reel in barracuda, king mackerel and mahimahi (also known as dolphin fish but as Phil explains: "These fish ain't Flipper.
Use this to marinate 4 salmon fillets (OR sea bass, mahimahi OR snapper) for a few minutes, then lay on a baking sheet and set about 6 inches below a hot broiler.
The best choices are yellowtail snapper, mahimahi, and whole headless fish that fits on a dinner plate.
9, 1996--With the sailing of the MV Mahimahi on February 9 from Oakland, California, Matson Navigation Company has launched its Pacific Alliance Service.
boned, skinned, firm white fish such as mahimahi, lingcod, California (white) sea bass, or rockfish (aka Pacific snapper) *, cut into approximately 1- by 5-in.
Cobia, Spanish mackerel, king mackerel, mahimahi, wahoo and blue marlin are all good possibilities in May, yet everyone will have their mind on a bottom species.
The food's excellent - try fried mahimahi fish and chips, washed down with a rum punch or a chilled Banks - and cheap at under a fiver a meal, the music and the atmosphere is great and there are a few nice souvenir stalls, too.
Choose oily fish for grilling, such as salmon or shutome, Mahimahi, ahi, marlins and snappers can be grilled, too, if you remember to sear them quickly and cook them briefly.
Larviculture of the mahimahi, Coryphaena hippurus, in Hawaii, USA.