Sales Dept. Alor S.A.
Squid, also known as Calamari, is a type of cephalopod found in the Pacific Ocean, known for its tender texture and delicate flavor.
Here, at Alor S.A. Seafood, we offer a wide range of Squid products, to meet all of your needs, including whole squid, filleted, mantles, tentacles, and different cuts such as bailarina cut, all prepared according to your specific requirements.
Geographical Distribution: Squid is found in the Pacific Ocean, specifically along the coasts of Ecuador, Chile, and Peru. It is a common species in the cold waters of the Southern Hemisphere and is caught mainly by trawling.
Length: Squid can grow to be quite large, with some individuals reaching lengths of up to 2 feet. However, most Squid caught for commercial use are between 8 and 12 inches in length.
Names in Different Languages: Squid is known by many different names in different languages. Some of the most common names include "calamari" in Italian and Spanish, "encornet" in French, "ika" in Japanese and "calamares" in Portuguese.
Other Interesting Information: Squid is a versatile seafood that can be prepared in many different ways. It can be fried, sautéed, grilled, or used in soups, stews, and pasta dishes. Squid is also a good source of protein, omega-3 fatty acids, and vitamins B12 and D. Additionally, it is considered a sustainable seafood species, with good management and conservation practices in place to ensure the continued health of the population.
In our company, Alor S.A. Seafood, as a wholesale fish and seafood supplier and distributor, we are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality squid. We source our seafood from sustainable fisheries and use the most advanced techniques to preserve its freshness and flavor. We could offer and supply different preparation and cuts according to your specific needs, whether you need filleted, mantles, tentacles, or bailarina cut.
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