🔕 🔔
Loading…

My Basket ()

All questions

Ok. GROSSED OUT. Brought home cod broiled it up andSpouse aWhat is this? It looked like a worm. Ugh. Dangerous???

asked by wssmom almost 4 years ago

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

4 answers 1619 views
48dd002c 4c45 4b84 8006 ac8614d467cd  dsc00859 2
creamtea

Lisanne is a trusted home cook.

added almost 4 years ago

Happens to me very frequently. Finally at Whole Foods a helpful worker taught me how to check ahead: hold the raw fish fillets up against a bright light and cut the critter out. Sometimes the fish monger will do it for you.

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

0dcfb05c 8a90 480f 8cf7 cbc33e9a6b5c  me
added almost 4 years ago

Whew. Great quick responses!!! Will sleep ok tonight thank you!!

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

Wholefoods user icon
added almost 4 years ago

Bad news kids. All fish can have worms. In the processing plants, the filets going to higher end distributors are light boxed. The rest are just visually inspected. While it is kind of gross, most of the time you don't even know they are there since they are the same color as the fish flesh. I guess its just another protein source.

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

Loading…

Reset
Password

  Enter your email below and we'll send you instructions on how to reset your password

Account Created

Welcome!

Logged In

Enjoy!

Email Sent

Please check your email for instructions
on how to reset your password

Successfully logged out

Let's Keep in Touch!

Get the recipes and features that have us talking, plus first dibs on events and limited-batch products.

(Oh, and $10 off your order of $50 or more in the Food52 Shop, too.)

Please enter a valid email address.