Octopus

Octopus:

  • Whole
  • Slices
  • Legs
  • Flakes

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“Our Octopus is freshly processed and kept on ice for the best possible flavour”

Contact us to find out how JLR Fisheries can deliver the highest quality sustainable seafood to you and your customers

We process and distribute Octopus that has been caught by licenced local fishermen. It is available chilled during the open season and frozen throughout the year. Availability will also be dependent on weather conditions and the time of the year.

Octopus:

octopus_psiSpecies: Octopus vulgaris

Size: 1 kg+

Presentation & Packaging: Our Octopus products are supplied chilled, frozen or dry. They are vacuum packed and delivered in polystyrene boxes with ice.

sustainability traceability

Our philosophy of fishing Sustainably and with full Traceability underpin all our Fishing activities.

“We fish in accordance to the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) guidelines.”

We constantly strive to find innovative solutions to protect our fishing environment and maintain our fisheries and will be working in partnership with a small team of high-profile scientists, who are EU and UK experts in the field of fishing management and monitoring,

“Our fishing methods vary depending on the species being fished.”

Our octopuses are hand caught by licenced local fishermen who we buy them directly from.

“Once caught not a minute is wasted and the processing of the catch begins …”

The Cephalopods Species we fish, process and distribute include Squid and Octopus.

Warm Octopus and Sweet Onion Salad with Fresh Basil and Lemon Vinaigrette

octopus recipe

"Grilled octopus is delicious."

Warm Octopus and Sweet Onion Salad with Fresh Basil and Lemon Vinaigrette

Names for our Cephalopods include:

Latin Name English Name
Loligo vulgaris European squid
Octopus vulgaris Common octopus
Nom latin Nom français
Loligo vulgaris Encornet, Calmar
Octopus vulgaris Pieuvre, Poulpe
Nombre latino Nombre español
Loligo vulgaris Calamar
Octopus vulgaris Pulpo común
Nom Latin Nom Local
Loligo vulgaris Mourgate
Octopus vulgaris Ourite

 

“Contact us to find out how JLR Fisheries can support you in delivering the highest quality sustainable seafood to you and your customers.”

 

Jean Raffaut
JLR Fisheries
Sustainable Fishery and Seafood Supplier
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