November 25, 2017

Aquarium to host free presentation on catching, eating venomous lionfish

So, how do you filet a fish that fans out with prickly, stinging spines from its fins?

If you go

WHAT: Invasive lionfish collecting and handling workshop, with cooking demonstration.

WHEN: Thursday, 6-8 p.m.

WHERE: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston.

COST: Free.

For more information about lionfish, go to www.reef.org.

You know the answer — very, very delicately.

Lionfish facts

Also called zebrafish, firefish, red firefish, scorpion volitans, devil firefish.

Have fleshy tentacles

Source: http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20130904/PC16/130909722/1009/aquarium-to-host-free-presentation-on-catching-eating-venomous-lionfish&source=RSS