Threadfin Bream - 10g

  • MFS Seafood
  • Flesh and a sweet
  • Neutral
  • 10 Gram
  • 12
  • Malaysia
  • Port Klang

Product details of Threadfin Bream - 10g

Usage: Rally the mediocre dinner with spice-up menus to leave your customer spoilt for choice upon skimming through the mouth-watering table d'hôte of the premium frozen threadfin breams that could match well in many cooking techniques. Experience the taste of Malaysian cuisine that will be your game-changer in devouring real, filling food.

  1. Fried threadfin bream with onion: Deep-fried the threadfin breams coated with flour for a crispier and crunchier texture outside and delicate fillet inside. Topped the fish served on plates with a bunch of fried cut onions in rings, slices, and julienne.
  2. Threadfin bream in spicy turmeric coconut curry (masak lemak cili api): The remarkable taste of rich golden curry from Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, is a must-try with any protein, which is why perfect for threadfin bream. In Malay, it is called masak lemak cili api. The Nemipterus fish is half-cooked, making it flaky, almost tender as steamed fish. After that, combine turmeric, coconut milk, and many other herbs and seasonings to make a spicy yellow curry.


  1. JAKIM’s Halal Certificate: Muslim customers might have a few restrictions when it comes to the comestibles because some are impermissible according to Shariah. Regardless, it does not stop Muslims from delighting in their appetite because My Frozen Seafood triages its customers' needs and comfort above anything. In general, fish and seafood are permissible for Muslims' consumption as there is no need to slaughter them according to Islamic law because of the absence of blood flowing when they die. The great news for all fish lovers, especially Muslims, is that threadfin bream by My Fresh Seafood is halal-certified, issued by JAKIM.

Packaging: MFS Seafood's threadfin breams sell its fish in a mass order of one 20-feet reefer shipment box, particularly for B2B buyers like restaurants, caterers, distributors, and a host of other businesses. The person in charge packs the threadfin breams in appropriate packaging to retain the frozen threadfin breams in their pristine condition for an extended period, avoiding spoilage. In addition, a proper container for the frozen threadfin bream is vital to ensure the fish is not damaged if stacked up in the reefer box. The company takes extra precautions by checking the threadfin breams are sealed in an air-tight container appropriately before transporting them to the consumers, prioritizing the consumers' satisfaction and trust—it will build clients' faith in the company, and the company can avoid bearing the cost of damaged products.

Shelf Life: MFS Seafood's threadfin bream from My Frozen Seafood is a fresh frozen fish that can preserve its shelf life for up to 12 months or one year. As opposed to fresh fish, which has a shorter shelf lifespan, frozen fish overshadows the former in many ways, making it economical despite the fish being generally expensive. Upon purchase, the frozen threadfin bream is kept chilled at -18°C (0°F) or lower to keep away from spoilage, extending its refreshment longer without losing the significant nutrients inside. Here is a top secret to guarantee the frozen threadfin breams are at their maximum goodness; quickly store them at the optimal temperature so long the packaging is unblemished in transit. You might wonder what the secret ingredient of frozen threadfin breams over the fresh version making it last longer. Typically, the fish will undergo the salting process, which impedes the development of microbial from the surface of the fish. Otherwise, the threadfin breams fish are at risk of infection with the air-born bacteria if left unrefrigerated for a particular time.

Threadfin Bream Overview

Populating in the ocean of tropical and subtropical of the Indian and western Pacific, threadfin breams belong to the fish family Nemipteridae. Its scientific name is Nemipterus, also goes by various other names, such as false snappers and whiptail breams, apart from the common name of threadfin bream. The threadfin bream we often see on the market is the golden threadfin, which comes in red or pinkish color, making it more striking than its counterparts. More often than not, threadfin breams also appear with markings of yellow or blue. 

Regarding the anatomical structure of threadfin bream, the standard length is between 21 cm (8.27 inches) to 35 cm (13.78 inches), depending on the type. Nemipterus can be told apart from the other species of nemipterids due to the absence of a suborbital spine, with having one continuous dorsal fin, ten spines, and nine soft rays, as well as an anal fin with three spines and seven to eight soft rays. In Malaysian waters alone, there are approximately 19 species of threadfin breams, such as Japanese threadfin bream, five-lined threadfin bream, golden threadfin bream, yellow-banded threadfin bream, and rosy threadfin bream.


To keep living, threadfin breams eat small fishes, crustaceans, polychaetes, and cephalopods. A study has also proven that around 25 parasite species, including cestodes and isopods, seek harbor in threadfin bream, specifically the fork-tailed threadfin bream or its taxonomic name, Nemipterus furcosus. However, the fish is permissible for human consumption as the parasites are not transferable to humans. The Nemipterus goes through the hydrolysis process with the Alcalase enzyme of the original alkaline protease to eradicate spots made of proteins, as the enzyme possesses the highest hydrolysis ability. On top of that, the process will produce the Alcalase's by-product, hydrolysate, assisting the threadfin breams to have the perfect blend of umami, salty, bitter, sour, and sweet fishy flavor. 

Now, let's jump into the delicacy of a cooked threadfin bream: steam, grill, fry, deep fry, bake, poach, and broil. Its moist flesh tastes pleasant with a mild, delicate flavor. Though cooking in different methods, this protein source fish is low-carb, high in low-fat protein, and an excellent source of Vitamin C, omega-3 fatty acids, and plenty of minerals like iron, zinc, phosphorus, and potassium. Vitamin C's antioxidant property protects human cells from the harm caused by free radicals, prompting cancer and heart disease. Besides, fish oil or omega-3 fatty acids are like gold dust due to their superior function of regulating blood clotting, controlling eczema symptoms, preventing stroke, and being essential for optimal vision. Moreover, threadfin breams are generally ideal for weight loss as they contain low fat. Considering everything that threadfin breams have to offer, these fish are indeed a good choice for a wholesome meal to boost overall wellness.

About My Frozen Seafood

A business outlet operated by My Frozen Seafood since 2020 at Pelabuhan Klang, Selangor, Malaysia, mainly handles delivery for B2B business sectors like caterers, restaurants, and wholesale distributors. The business employs seasoned fishermen to ensure that the assortment of frozen fish and seafood supplies to its clients are of the highest quality and are kept at their ideal temperature for more extended refreshment. With the primary intent of the organization to provide fresh frozen seafood, natural, delicious taste, and ingredients, it has the widest choice of products like threadfin bream, prawn, crab, shrimp, salmon, squid, and many more.

Threadfin Bream Specifications

- Fresh frozen threadfin bream 
- A sweet, delicate flesh flavor
- Balance fishy flavor with a combination of umami, salty, bitter, sweet, and sour through the hydrolysis process
- Rich in omega-3 fatty acids beneficial for controlling eczema, preventing stroke, and essential for optimal vision
- Suitable supply of low-fat protein for weight loss 
- Best kept chilled under -18°C (0°F) for the best quality
- Consume between 12 months/1 year
- 10g (0.35 oz) per fish 
- Permitted with the JAKIM Halal accreditation
- Supplier located in Malaysia
- Best for frying, steaming, grilling, baking, poaching, and broiling 
- Serving suggestion: Fried threadfin bream with onion, threadfin bream in spicy turmeric coconut curry (masak lemak cili api)

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My Frozen Seafood

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  • Malaysia
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