BURBOT FROM LAKE MIEKOJÄRVI IN FINLAND

Burbot are on offer all year round from Lake Miekojärvi, but the main fishing seasons are January to May and October to December.

Burbot are caught with fyke nets, fish traps, nets and rods. Burbot makes a great meal all year round. Many prefer burbot in soup, but it is also delicious when pan-fried, smoked or grilled.

It is possible to buy burbot:

  • Flayed, including the liver
  • Descaled, including the liver
  • Descaled filet pieces, including the liver

Burbot roe is available from January to February.