Blue Mackerel Scomber australasicus

Blue mackerel are found all around the North Island and northern part of the South Island. It has dark oily flesh and patterns on its back, and swims in fast schools.

A moderately oily fish, excellent for smoking. The flesh is dark but lightens when cooked.

Nutritional Information
PER 100G
Energy kJ/100g 755
Protein (g) 22.8
Total Fat (g) 9.8
Saturated Fat (g) 2.9
Carbohydrate (g) 0.3
Sugars (g) 0.3
Sodium mg/100g 69
  • WHERE WE CATCH

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  • AVAILABILITY

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Also known as

NZ: Southern Mackerel, Pacific Mackerel, English Mackerel
CA: Maquereau
FR: Maquereau Austral
US: Mackerel, Chub

Nutritional Information
PER 100G
Energy kJ/100g 755
Protein (g) 22.8
Total Fat (g) 9.8
Saturated Fat (g) 2.9
Carbohydrate (g) 0.3
Sugars (g) 0.3
Sodium mg/100g 69