Are puffer fish edible?

  • Puffer fish
  • Toxicity
  • Delicacy

Some species of puffer fish are considered a delicacy in Japan, but they are also highly toxic. Only licensed and trained chefs are allowed to prepare and serve puffer fish. Eating improperly prepared puffer fish can be fatal.

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