scientific name:

Merluccius merluccius

MCS Sustainability Rating:

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Origin/capture area:

Shetland, Scotland

The Marine Conservation Society has developed a system to help consumers choose the most environmentally sustainable fish. Fish to Eat are rated 1 and 2, Ratings 3 and 4 mean don’t eat too often. Fish to consider avoiding are rated 5.


Hake (Merluccius Merluccius). Surprisingly, not more popular in the UK - a large proportion of the UK catch goes to the Spanish, Portuguese and Italians who love it. Ranging from 1 to 5kg, Hake has a long, round, slender body and is mainly grey and silver in colour.

Product Types

Skin on Fillets

Box Weight: 7-8kg

  • 340-450

Skin on Fillets

Box Weight: 12kg

  • 450-900g
  • 900 -1500g
  • +1500g