By Taras Grescoe

ISBN-10: 1405091835

ISBN-13: 9781405091831

Simply whilst deciding upon omega-three-rich seafood is well-known as one of many healthiest nutritional offerings someone could make, the inside track appears choked with tales approximately mercury-laden tuna, shrimp infected with antibiotics and collapsing fish shares. In an international of endangered cod, pirate-caught Chilean sea bass and sealice-infested salmon, do we particularly proceed to reserve the trap of the day in sturdy conscience?

Bottomfeeder is a seafood lover’s round-the-world quest for a really good meal. From strip mall pink Lobsters to the rotary sushi bars of Tokyo, Taras Grescoe travels to the tip of the seafood offer chain and again. He pulls up lobster traps in Nova Scotia, grills three-star Michelin cooks in new york and visits British Columbia’s salmon farms with a guerrilla ecologist. Sampling toxic pufferfish in Japan and reside, drunken shrimp in China, Grescoe discovers how out-of-control toxins, unregulated fishing practices and worldwide warming are affecting the fish that turn out on our plates.

Bottomfeeder is a balanced and functional consultant to eating—the first publication, in reality, to supply readers with a transparent rationalization of ways to decide on the simplest fish for the environment and bodies.

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