Looking for fresh mackerel for sale? King mackerel is very common in the winter months in Key West. It is rich in omega-3 oils.
It is also one of the main ingredients in most of the fish dip we sell. King Mackerel has a rich flavor and an oilier consistency, which lends itself perfectly to the smoking process.
That’s also why it’s one of the healthiest eating fish- it’s filled with Omega-3 oils. Also, one serving of King Mackerel has over 20 grams of protein and only 105 calories.
Here in Key West, King Mackerel are harvested sustainably by our commercial fishermen and divers. These fish grow relatively fast and often live more than 20 years. However, they can reproduce when they’re only 2…making this a perfect sustainable eating fish.
King Mackerel has limited availability due to the season closing each year.
To get yours, simply click the “Add to Cart” button you see on this page.
King Mackerel is one of the best ocean fish to eat. This oily fish produces large, thick fillets, which makes it an excellent choice for low-temperature smoking. Kingfish is also great for grilling. Seasoned fillets can be grilled on medium heat in a closed grill. If you like, you can poach them with lemon juice or turn them into fish cakes that are identical to crab cakes.
When Can I Get Fresh Mackerel for Sale?
You can get king mackerel for sale throughout the year. But you are sure to get it in the winter and spring months from November thru March. During this period, you can order a fresh supply of king mackerel. We buy them from local Key West fishermen who catch them in the wild.
During other seasons of the year, we source our king mackerel supply from other parts of the Gulf of Mexico coast, and we use it to produce other seafood products.
What Is the King Mackerel Price Per Pound?
King mackerel is affordable for most fish lovers. However, the price is not fixed throughout the year. The price of mackerel per pound changes based on the fluctuations in demand and supply during each season.
When the supply of king mackerel is abundant during the winter season, the price drops. But as the summer approaches, the price of this fish rises as supply at the coast of Florida continues to drop.
You can find our current price per pound in the upper portion of this page.
How Can I Order King Mackerel Online?
Ordering king mackerel is a simple and straightforward process. On this webpage, you can place your order and we will make sure it’s delivered to you overnight. Here’s how:
- Choose the quantity (number of pounds) of mackerel you want.
- Click “Add to Cart” to go to the order check out section.
- Fill in the required details.
- Add any other seafood, fish, or products you want to order (you can save shipping costs and time by doing this).
- Complete the order process.
- Clean out your grill and set it up for your fish fillets!
That’s it! You can expect your king mackerel to be delivered to you within 24 hours. So, place your order with confidence today and enjoy a feast tomorrow!