Mutton Snapper

Florida Keys Boat Rentals Mutton Snapper

  • Olive green on back and upper sides
  • Fins below lateral line have a red tinge
  • Bright blue line below the eye
  • Small black spot below dorsal fin
  • Found inshore around grass beds and mangroves

Mutton Snapper is great to eat and an excellent frying fish due to its firm texture.

FL Keys Recipe: Dijon Fried Mutton Snapper