6-9″ Smelt (5 LBS)
WILD PRODUCT OF CANADA/USA
5 POUND PACKAGE
Smelt are a popular food source for other marine life, which means they make great bait — and taste good too?
Typically ranging in size from 6-9 inches, these small fish are moderately oily which results in a moderate taste and soft texture.
Typically eaten whole–head, bones and all! Bones not your style? Checkout our 1 pound packages of H&G (headed & gutted) smelt.
Cooking Tips & Recipes
Smelt are typically fried to create a crispy exterior while maintaining a soft and flaky inside.
Coat smelt in flour, dip in egg/milk mixture, then again in flour. Fry for 2 minutes, or until smelt are golden brown.
Enjoy a handful of fish as a snack, or 12+ for a whole meal.