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Direct Seafood share top tips for June

As we reach summer, Beacon supply partner Direct Seafood share tips on what's hot this month with regards to seafood on your menu and what lines will be impacted by the uncertainty of the Euro due to the forthcoming Brexit decision.
With the first month of summer is now upon us, the range of fish species will begin to widen,allowing more choice for business owners. Some shellfish such as Mussels and
Clams will start to spawn, flat fish are fattening up well with Plaice in its prime, white fish Cod and Haddock are also firming up.

Read on to see the top Buyer picks from the team at Direct Seafood...

Fresh Water Rainbow:

If you are considering changing your menu for summer months, Fresh Water Rainbow could be an excellent choice.This fish offers great value and is consistent in supply. Visually, the fish also offers good plate coverage if butterflied, some nice provenance with examples like Hampshire and Avon.

Lemon Sole:
Native and Icelandic flown in supply growing strongly, fish are leaving south and west and migrating north as usual, best value still with smaller sizes all the buyers still recommend as a top pick for June.

Turbot looks in good supply and value for June and will out do Brill by all accounts, Buyers say pick this prime fish up in June whilst its at its best. An ideal pick for specials boards.

Seafood news June

To view the full seafood report, click here.

Should you wish to find out what lines are most suitable to your menu and budget, Direct Seafood recommend that you speak with your local Direct Seafood representative.

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