Recipe by Aroostook

It's as if mother nature made up for this fish's buttugly apprearance by giving it the sweetest flavor. A simple dish we used to call "poor man's lobster".

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb cusk fillets, cubed into 1 inch pieces
  • 1 pint water
  • salt and pepper
  • drawn butter


  1. Heat water in a shallow saucepan.
  2. Add S& P.
  3. Add cusk pieces.
  4. Poach until fork tender and cooked through about 3-5 minutes.
  5. Serve with drawn butter.

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