Thursday, March 13, 2008

Fish Heads

Jamaica Observer
13 March 2008

Debunking those salt fish myths

Debra Edwards

[...] "If you ever saw the head of salt fish then you would never eat it," many have been told, but as the Jamaican media contingent that was recently invited to Norway by the Norwegian Seafood Export Council found out while exploring the country's booming fishing industry, don't always believe what you hear.

The tale of a visually unappealing cod head has been told for decades, and of late pictures of an alien-like figure have been doing the rounds on the Internet, which have some worried about what they are eating. [...]