Tilapia is found in abundance in fresh water sources like lakes and rivers and is sought for its non-fishy taste. If you get a chance to get it, it is better to clean a tilapia fish yourself.
To clean a tilapia fish is not a tough task and can be done easily at home. You can even clean a large quantity of tilapia and store it in cold storage for future use.
Here we are listing a few simple steps which you can follow to clean a tilapia fish.
Tilapia fish should be cooked immediately after cleaning it or if you plan to cook it later then freeze it immediately; before putting it to freeze, season with edible salt.
Just make sure that you are careful while handling the fillet knife as they are usually very sharp. Also to keep the fishy smell off your hands wear rubber gloves.
So follow these tips and clean a tilapia fish the next time you plan to cook it for your family.
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