Largehead Hairtail / 带鱼 / Ikan Timah +/-500g

RM10.40 RM8.80

  • Also known as ribbonfish or cuttlassfish
  • Has flaky meat and a mild taste
  • Good for preventing anemia and improving memory and thyroid gland functioning
  • Contains protein, vitamins, minerals, and omega-3 fatty acids

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Largehead hairtail is a part of the cutlassfish family. Its flavour is mild with a hint of the salty ocean flavour. Its meat is flaky and delicate. Contains protein, vitamins, minerals, and omega-3 fatty acids.


To be kept frozen.


Can be cooked in various ways where it can be put in stew, pan-fried, etc.

What are the benefits of eating largehead hairtail?

It can help prevent anemia as it is packed with iron. The iodine in the fish promote proper functioning of the thyroid gland. Moreover, this fish that is a good energy source is also good more memory improvement due to it omega-3 fatty acids.

Source for Information: Locals Seafood, Dr Health Benefits