Mar & Terra always offers the best of each species. The Paiche (Arapaima gigas) Loin Fillet is a savory and tender meat, with almost no fat. It is even tastier when seasoned with fine herbs.
* Percent daily values are based on a 2,000 kcal or 8,400kJ diet.
Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Native in the Amazon River basin, the Paiche (Arapaima gigas) inhabits the varzeas - whitewater inundated areas - where the water is quieter. The Paiche (Arapaima gigas) is one of the world's largest freshwater fish, reaching up to 350 kg. For its abundant and clean meat, it is a highly valued species and is known as the Brazilian cod fish.