Sam Quilliam, 28, was trying to "kiss the fish" - a tradition of saying thank you to the catch before returning it to the water - when the 14cm Dover sole
wiggled free and jumped down his throat.
is also known as Slime or Slippery Sole because they excrete mucous that makes it difficult to hold them.
The scallops were juicy and packed with flavour, and the Dover sole
delicate with its beautiful subtle buttery taste.
06kg; Sean Doyle stayed in town to catch a Dover sole
1) is a multispecies fishery that primarily targets demersal fish species such as Sablefish (Anoplopoma fimbria), Dover Sole
(Microstomus pacificus), Shortspine Thornyhead (Sebastolobus alascanus), Petrale Sole (Eopsetta jordani), and Pacific Hake (Merluccius productus).
Hornyhead turbot and dover sole
showed values less than 3% of the abundance and 6% biomass, respectively, but the former accounted for 20% occurrence in the sampling.
They start out in Hastings, East Sussex, where they show how ginger and lime can help to complement the subtle flavour of Dover sole
without overpowering it, before getting to grips with that staple of British cuisine: the fish and chip supper.
The chef must have served up a menu fit for a queen because she later sent him a thank you letter for the Dover sole
he had cooked.
We ensure that we source our wild cod, Dover sole
, haddock, lemon sole and other fish from suppliers who are internationally recognised for responsible fishing practices," he said.
They're basically small Dover Sole
and you're more likely to find them in your local fishmongers than at the supermarket.
THE bounty of fish available in the autumn includes the finest flat fish such as Dover sole
, plaice, brill and turbot, as well as the less expensive flounder, dab and megrim.
Housing a private dining room and a 60 seat terrace, The Ivy will offer a brasserie-style menu with a selection of classics, such as its world famous shepherd's pie, Dover sole
, and Scandinavian iced berries with hot white chocolate sauce.