What fish is not good for ceviche?
Recipe tips and variations
Safety: Citrus juice does not kill bacteria or parasites in fish (neither will your home freezer), so choose commercially-frozen or high-quality fresh fish for ceviche. Cod, swordfish, and many freshwater fish are prone to parasites.
What is fish ceviche made of?
Ceviche is the famous dish from Latin America where fresh fish and other seafood is “cooked” in lime juice and mixed with chilli, coriander/cilantro, onion and other flavourings.
Can I use store bought fish for ceviche?
Use the freshest fish
He says you can make ceviche out of almost any fish, though he says he doesn’t think the flavor of catfish or tilapia is ideal for it. Presilla suggests a firm-fleshed fish that will not fall apart in the acid of the citrus juice.