We can all help our oceans by making well informed decisions when choosing seafood. Look for Cornish seafood labelled with our recommended symbol. Here are a few species from our recommended seafood list.
You just can’t beat the flavor and texture of Cornish prawns, straight out of the sea and cooked in salted water. They are small but the flavor and texture is incredible in comparison with frozen prawns or farmed imported prawns, and they are more sustainable too!
This is an incredible way to cook fresh Cornish mackerel fillets. Its far more simple than you would expect to smoke your own mackerel. Catch your own or buy from your local fishmonger or direct from a fisherman bu always ask for Cornish, line caught mackerel!
Port: Porthilly Farm, Rock
Luke Marshall is a second generation shellfish farmer. From their base at Porthilly farm near Rock the Marshall family have been farming shellfish in the Camel estuary for over twenty years. Porthilly oysters and Rock Mussels are renowned for their quality and sustainablity and feature on menus across the county and further afeild.Read more
David Stevens is skipper of the modern 20m trawler the Crystal sea. He fishes using a twin rig demersal trawl and has made numerous adaptations to the gear to improve its sustainability by reducing unwanted by catch.Read more
It's been a strange year but we have been busy promoting Cornish Sustainable Seafood!Read more
With the second national lockdown now in force there has never been a more important time for us all to support our local fishermen. Restaurants having to close means that prices have crashed and many fishermen, particularly the ones who fish the most sustainably really need your help. Last time we had a lockdown the public were amazing and they rallied to support the fishermen and we hope that you will all do the same again!Read more
The coronavirus lockdown caused unprecedented disruptions to Cornwall?s Fishing industry, but the public rallied to help and many have changed their eating habits to support our fishing industry. Find out more..Read more
Check out the latest news update from Cornwall Good Seafood GuideRead more