Cover well-cleaned and lightly-gashed butterfish with boiling water, season with one chopped onion, parsley and thyme, salt and pepper.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
Harry Ellis of Montauk displayed a 16-pound mahimahi he caught on light line on Aug 7 in the Butterfish Hole south of Montauk Point.
8 (6-ounce) fish fillets such as halibut, butterfish, bass or sole.
You can buy fresh butterfish, mackerel, croaker, perch, grouper, snapper, porgies and tilapia.
Blue Ginger 's general manager Rob Mueller then demonstrates the finer points of pairing food and wine, using Butterfish and Veggie Napoleon as examples.
Thursday's trip was slow, though Richard Belesky boated a limit of yellowfin tuna up to 75 pounds, catching one each on a squid, a butterfish, and a sardine.