A Mighty Swordfish

In the fishing village of Pozzillo, near Acireale north of Catania, this weekend they are celebrating swordfish with the Sagra del Pesce Spada. Specifically, their specialty is eating a grilled fillet as part of a sandwich. The one pictured, from Il Capo market in Palermo, shows you just how mighty this fish is. 

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  1. Wanna try the grilled swordfish sandwich!!
    Coincidentally, I made a Sicilian dish with the fish today!! I know Sicilian swordfish is much yummy, but anyway I will post the recipe sometime later 🙂

    1. Sounds like you are following the seasonal eating traditions of Sicily!

      1. Definitely :-9

  2. Claire walsh says:

    Awesome swordfish and beautiful photo. Especially appreciate the cultural festivities which celebrate this wonderful fish and Sicilian fishing traditions. One could spend every week enjoying a festival in Sicily!!!

    1. Yes, especially in summer!

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