Female Brown Crab
The crabs are transferred from the boat to the lorry by the crew where they are placed in aerated tanks. The lorries can hold up to 11 tons of crabs and the average transport time to mainland Europe is 36 hours.
The commitment to quality at all stages of the catching and handling of crab, ensures that McBride Fishing maintains consistently low levels of mortality.
Male Brown Crab
The crabs are delivered to local processing factories and are prepared as
- cooked pasteurised vacuum packed and chilled
- cooked and vacuum packed and frozen.