Product features: nutritional value per 100 g of the product
fat: 9.0 g
protein: 14.0 g
Fishing area: Baltic Sea
The sprat is a small fish of the herring family, with silver scales. Average length – 10-12 cm. But there are individuals with the length of up to 17 cm. The range of this fish is very wide, from the Caspian and Mediterranean Seas to the Baltic and North Seas. For already many years, Latvia is one of the leaders in fishing this species, alongside with such countries as Russia, Norway, and Denmark.
The most widespread sprat dishes are sprats in tomato sauce, spicy salted sprats, and brisling.