BABY OCTOPUS

OCTOPUS - BABY, FROZEN, (2 LBS)

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Frozen Whole Baby Octopus

26-40 count per lb, 2 lbs. bag

Flavor Profile

Octopus meat is uniquely textured — smooth, but with a firm-to-chewy “bite.” The animal’s diet of high-quality shellfish gives it a mild, sweet flavor. The edible skin is purplish-black and covers milky white meat. Cooked meat is translucent beige, sometimes with hints of deep pink.

Calories: 82
Fat Calories: 9
Total Fat: 1 g
Saturated Fat: 0.23 g
Cholesterol: 48 mg
Sodium: 230 mg
Protein: 14.9 g
Omega 3: 0.16 g

Cooking Tips

Unlike squid, octopus must be cooked a long time to become tender. Common preparations call for simmering the meat in tomato-based stews or slow, long cooking in a wine sauce. Before using in a recipe, the meat is boiled for 30 minutes to an hour to tenderize. To grill pre-cooked octopus, brush large-cut pieces with a mixture of olive oil, lemon juice, crushed garlic and oregano. Grill quickly over a hot charcoal fire, until slightly crisp.

Cooking  Methods

  • Broil
  • Grill
  • Smoke

Origin

MALAYSIA 

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