What is a Black Bream

Black Bream is a demersal, round fish that lives in shallow, temperate saltwater in the North East Atlantic. Black Bream are commonly line caught, or occasionally mid-water or static net trawled. Black Bream tend to be most abundant from May to July, have a mild taste. An alternative species to Black Bream would be Carp.

Latin Name

Spondyliosoma cantharus


Available year round, Black Bream is generally most abundant from May to July.


Alternative to Black Bream is; Carp or Gilt Head Bream

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