What is another name for hake fish?
–Merluccius bilinearis from the western North Atlantic, where it is called hake or whiting.
What fish does hake taste like?
Hake has a sweet taste that is slightly more pronounced than cod. Like cod, hake is white and its skin flakes easily. When cooked it becomes firm and meaty.
Is hake fish the same as cod fish?
Hake are members of the cod family and can be found at depths of over 1,000 metres. A total of 12 hake species are known in the family of Merlucciidae, and even though taste and texture can vary by species they all tend to have a milder taste, softer texture and smaller flake than cod.