How to Clean a Fish

How to clean a whole fish for cook - according to the Boy Scout handbook

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1
Start with a fish

Start with a fish

2
rinse the fish with cold clean water.

rinse the fish with cold clean water.

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3
scale the fish by using the dull end of a knife.

scale the fish by using the dull end of a knife.

4
cut from the anal opening to the gills

cut from the anal opening to the gills

5
open the belly and remove the entrails.  don't burst the stomach.

open the belly and remove the entrails. don't burst the stomach.

6
cut off the head.

cut off the head.

7
cut off the tail.

cut off the tail.

8
remove the dorsal fin with a long quick tug

remove the dorsal fin with a long quick tug

9
rinse again

rinse again

10
slice down to the tail.

slice down to the tail.

11
filet the side off into 2 pieces away from the spine.

filet the side off into 2 pieces away from the spine.

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