Wild Caught Dried Atlantic Cod Fish Maw (FA Gau) (1Kg)
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I was shown the different grades of fish maw and dried scallops that are available, and played with other interesting ingredients like conch meat. After a few round of experiment in the kitchen, I finally came up with the perfect soup that taste and look like those in high-end Chinese restaurants.
A Chinese Delicacy: How to Prepare Dried Fish Maw (or Fish
Gladys Okumu holds up a fish swim bladder harvested from the Nile perch fish, at Dunga beach on the shores of Lake Victoria. Photograph: Geoffrey Kamadi/The Guardian Bone, Quentin; Moore, Richard H. (2008). "Chapter 2.3. Marine habitats. Mesopelagic fishes". Biology of fishes (3rded.). New York: Taylor & Francis. p.38. ISBN 9780203885222.Rabobank (2012) The dragon’s changing appetite. How China’s evolving seafood industry and consumption are impacting global seafood markets. Rabobank Industry Note 341 Ironically, Nile perch is an invasive species. It was introduced to Lake Victoria in 1950, and has been blamed for the disappearance of the native fish and interfering with the lake’s ecosystem. But it is now an important part of the local economy.
What is Fish Maw? - EatConnection
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Fish Maw (Yu Piu / 魚鰾 or Fa Gau / 花膠) - New Malaysian Kitchen
As an adaptation to migrations between the surface and deeper waters, some fish have evolved a swim bladder where the gas is replaced with low-density wax esters as a way to cope with Boyle's law.  Kan WS (2005) Hong Kong’s impacts from the seafood trade and its role in affecting endangered species. Dissertation. The University of Hong KongClarke S (2004) Understanding pressures on fishery resources through trade statistics: a pilot study of four products in the Chinese dried seafood market. Fish Fish 5:53–74. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-2960.2004.00137.x