Lykourinos is salted and smoked grey mullet, every grey mullet cannot be transformed into lykourinos though. It must have lived in brackish, shallow waters and have fed on sea -greens warmed by the sun. One of the tastiest smoked and salted fish of the Aegean sea
Smoked Mullet Dip... we ate at PARK'S seafood resturant in Fla. still remember Smoked Mullet dip w/ Captain's Wafers & the best Manhattan style fish chowder. Don't think they used bell pepper. ***another recipe: makes 36 servings 1 wholelarge smoked mullet 2 12 oz containerswhipped cream cheese 5 oz bottlesweet hot sauce Pick the meat off of bones, discard any dark meat (has a nasty flavor) chop finely In small mixing bowl combine all ingredients . Mash mixture well. Refrigerate overnight.
Pan-fried red mullet on courgette tagliatelle with scallops and purple basil…
Pan fried red mullet on a tagliatelle of courgette with seared Scottish scallops, purple basil pesto and smoked garlic by Robert Thompson