This is popularly called the fish of elite. This is only found in deep-sea, especially in the Indian subcontinent. The catch is less compared to other fish. Due to the high demand and low availability, the pomfret pair costs Rs.500 minimum. In popular restaurants, it will be a star in the menu of cuisines.
Two types of pomfret are very popular, white or silver pomfret and black pomfret. The white pomfret is tastier than the black.
The best way to cook pomfret is to grill it. Apart from taste, the pomfret is rich in proteins and omega 3.
There is a popular saying about the pomfret "What Alphonso is for mangoes, Pomfret is for the fish. The True King"