Cobia

Florida Keys Rental Boat Cobia

  • Long and slim
  • Lower jaw protrudes below the upper jaw
  • Dark lateral stipe from eye to tail
  • First dorsal fin has spines
  • Found in nearshoe waters around buoys and pilings
  • Live crabs or small fish make great bait
  • Use medium to heavy tackle weighted to get near the bottom
  • Average 30 lbs

Cobia have a firm texture and are excellent to eat!

FL Keys Recipes:
Parmesan Encrusted Cobia
Pan-Fried Cobia w/Panko Breadcrumbs