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wedge sole

Wedge sole (Dicologlossa cuneata)

Dicologlossa cuneata. The céteau or wedge sole is a flat bottom dweller, smaller than other soles. They are mostly caught at night from June to September off the coast of La Cotinière in Charente-Maritime, where they fish is also known as langue d’avocat (‘lawyer’s tongue’)!

It tastes similar to sole but is more widely known in Spain than France.

Fish and seafood

Nouvelle Aquitaine

Text © Dana Facaros

Image by Myrabella