Kosher Fish List

A guide to choosing a kosher fish.

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Pickerel See Pike

Pigfish See Grunts

Pikes Includes pickerels and muskellunge

Pikeperch See Perches

Pilchard See Herrings

Pinfish See Porgies

Plaice See: Flounders

Pollock See Codfish

Pompano See Butterfish and Jack

Porgies and sea breams Includes pinfish, scup, and sheepshead

Porkfish See Grunts

Poutassou See Codfish

Queenfish See Drums

Quillback See Suckers

Rabalo See Snooks

Ray's bream See Atlantic Pomfret

Red snapper See Snappers

Redfish See Scorpionfish and Wrasses

Roach See Carps

Rock bass See Sunfish

Rockhind See Sea basses

Rockfish See Scorpionfish and Temperate basses

Rosefish See Scorpionfish

Rudderfish See Sea chubs

Runner See Jack

Sablefish or black cod

Sailors choice See Grunts

Saithe See Codfish

Salmon See Trouts

Sardine See Herrings

Sargo See Grunts

Sauger See Perches

Scad See Jacks

Scamp See Sea basses

Schoolmaster See Snappers

Scorpionfish

Bocaccio
California scorpionfish or sculpin
Chilipepper
Nohus
Pacific ocean perch
Redfish, rosefish, or ocean perch
Rockfish
Scorpionfish
Shortspine thornyhead or channel rockfish   

Scup See Porgies

Sea bass

Black sea basses
Gag
Graysby
Groupers
Jewfish
Mutton hamlet
Red hind
Rockhind
Sand bass, kelp bass, and spotted bass
Scamp
Speckled hind 
Spotted cabrilla

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