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Swordfish Xiphias gladius © Scandinavian Fishing Year Book

Swordfish are large silver fish with distinctive sword shapes on their heads. They are found in warm to temperate seas. Swordfish meat is grey-white in colour and has a firm texture. It has a delicious mild, sweet flavour and is great grilled, broiled, baked or poached.

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