pompano

Definition

Food

  • A small, oily, round seawater fish of the genus Trachinotus, with a high yellow to green-blue back, a deep belly and deeply forked tail fin from the Mediterranean, Caribbean and southeast USA. It can weigh up to 3 kg but is better at 1 kg and has a sweet-flavoured, rather dry, white flesh. Often cooked en papillote. Prepared like perch.
http://www.dictionarycentral.com/definition/pompano.html