The Autumn seems hesitant to come to us here in Shizuoka and blazing hot days are alternating with cool overcast skies. But the fish don’t seem to change much yet at Parche Market in Shizuoka JR Station!
Better have another look!
The “mixed batch”!
I wonder what they have?
Most of them from Shizuoka Prefecture:
Hirame/平目、鮃、比目魚: sole, flatfish, Kuchimi/口美 (also called Fuefukidai/笛吹鯛): Adjutant, Aoigochi/青い鯒、青い牛尾魚: blue flathead, Kanpachi/間八、環八: greater amberjack, Japanese amberjack, Koshyo (Koshiodai)/胡椒鯛: crescent sweetlips, Madai/真鯛: Japanese seabream, Bora/鯔: mullet, and Umazura/馬面 (also called Umazurahagi/馬面剥): black scraper, Filefish, Scraper, a large variety of filefish!
What kind of squids are they?
Surume ika/鯣烏賊: Japanese flying squid, Japanese common squid, Pacific flying squid from Sagara!
Beautiful seabreams there!
Tennen Madai/天然真鯛: wild Japanese seabream! Expensive!
Onikasago/鬼笠子、鬼瘡魚: Devil scorpion fish!
Hirame/平目、鮃、比目魚: sole, flatfish!
Isaki/伊佐木、伊佐幾、鶏魚: chicken grunt!
Bankokarei/バンコ鰈： a small variety of turbot!
Akamutsu/赤鱫、赤鯥 (also called Nodokuro/喉黒): rosy seabass, red gnomefish!
Tamagashira/タマガシラ: Monocle-bream.Redbelt monocle-bream!
Mizukamasu/水魳、水梭魚、水梭子魚: a variety of Japanese barracuda!
Renkodai/連子鯛: Yellowback seabream!
Hedai/平鯛: goldlined seabream-tarwhine-stumpnose!
Maaji/真鯵: Japanese jack mackerel!
Akaika/赤烏賊: red squid, ommastrephes bartramii!
Kasago/笠子、瘡魚: False kelpfish, Marbled rockfish!
Shirasu/白子(Namashirasu/生白子 if raw): sardine whiting!
A Shizuoka specialty!
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