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pike-perch or zander

Freshwater pike-shaped fish found in Italy's lakes, very similar to the walleye of the American Great Lakes. Usually baked or cooked in red wine. Some grow over a metre long and are a popular game fish.

Fish & Seafood

Text © Dana Facaros & Michael Pauls

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