Recent Deliveries with T&T ID: LineItem-306650

2017-10-23

Opah from F/V Kraken being served at Current at Coronado Island Marriott Resort in Coronado, CA.

  Product

Opah

Opah are an unusual looking fish – they have round, flat, body that’s silvery gray in color. Toward the belly, the silver shades to a rose red, dotted with white spots. Its fins and mouth are red, and their large eyes are encircled with gold. Fishermen once thought that this unusually colorful fish brought good luck, and would give it away as a goodwill gesture rather than sell it. There also wasn’t much of a market for the fish. In the late 1980s, the state of Hawaii started promoting opah to build a market among U.S.
  Producer
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A native Oregonian, Captain Clint Funderburg began his fishing career nearly 30 years ago at the young age of 12 by taking a job as a deckhand. By 17 he was running boats for other captains. By 18 he had become the proud owner of his first boat. Now based in San Diego, and the owner of his fourth boat, the F/V Kraken, Captain Clint fishes for bigeye tuna, opah, swordfish, mahi-mahi, wahoo and monchong (pomfret) in the waters between California and Hawaii. He shares fishing responsibilities with...
  Restaurant
T&T Member Restaurant
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Current Restaurant provides resort guests and locals a relaxing dining experience in an atmosphere of contemporary comfort. Savor California Coastal Cuisine, the perfect balance of taste and wellness. Local flavors abound at Current. Our Chef focuses on fresh, organic and farm raised menu items and features. For a low fat lunch option try the Grilled Shrimp and fresh mozzarella with red and yellow tomatoes, mixed greens, balsamic dressing and a splash of sweet chili sauce. The Ancho Cabbage Chic...