Eating the tuna heart?!??

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  1. i'dratherbef___ing

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    So I fished with geofish, Kevin (KP Fishin) & my co-worker (Rose) that says she only wants to fish for an hour.
    Had the greatest time! geofish set Rose up with his own gear, coached her & had a wealth of patience that I've never seen by anyone. Kevin & I were joking that it's a good thing he's coaching her while we fished:emoji_smile:
    She started to get the hang of it & caught a few, even a small hali. Of course she wouldn't touch any of the fish but it was so cute & funny by the way she squeals while handling the fishing pole:emoji_joy:priceless.
    Definitely a blast!
    So here's my question...I think geofish and Kevin was pulling my leg when they said that if I catch my first tuna I have to eat its heart?!!? That doesn't even make sense! Why!?! :emoji_persevere:

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  2. basstard

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    Ive eaten a beating tuna heart. as have many others. join the club eat that sh#t. but before you have to behead a few mackeral with your mouth
     
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    do you want to catch more tuna in the future or not?
    if so eat the heart
     
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    I was taught, first Albacore heart.
     
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  5. i'dratherbef___ing

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    What is the sense in that??? "If you want to catch more tuna eat the heart"?? Does that apply to all species of fish or is it specifically tuna??
     
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    It is a right of passage. Grab the soy sauce!
     
  7. i'dratherbef___ing

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    Now you're really just messing with me. Beheading a mackerel with your mouth??:emoji_confounded:
     
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    Just for tuna.. has to be done. No worries, its just a little salty.
     
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    Just the tunners...
     
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    There is only one person I've ever known do that...





    lets just say it's not true.








    You don't have to swallow the head either.
     
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    Hey.. my wife did.. lol.. said it was the best sushi ever
     
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    Darn It! I was freakin sure geofish was pulling my leg!

    Btw...he was so awesome coaching my coworker that she ended up fishing with us the whole time until it was time to pull in. I cannot thank him enough.
     
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    I did that with 2 other crew members during a charter. There is a video somewhere but it was about 25 years ago.
     
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    Crunchy like an apple right
     
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    Definitely a right of passage. Has be done or Poseidon will not be pleased lol. Still beating tuna heart...as fresh as you can get! Squeeze some lime on it and In it goes.
     
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    Once you bite down you know ya gotta go all the way. Taste isnt bad at all . I've tried to do the swallow a live chovie thing but I almost choked.
     
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    Thought you liked tuna lol
     
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    I’ve done both... the chovie had to get a crunch though
     
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    Hmmm... I might have to rethink this whole fishing thing:emoji_disappointed_relieved:
     
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    Batrays make great face covers. LOL
     
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