Pacific Red Snapper, Lutjanus peru, are found in the Eastern Pacific, from southern California to the Gulf of California and Peru. They inhabit rocky and sandy bottoms offshore ~80m. The Pacific Red Snapper is reddish to pink in color with a silvery sheen.The flavor profile of Pacific Red Snapper is very similar to American Red Snapper. It is a lean, moist fish with a firm texture and a distinctive sweet, nutty flavor. It is versatile and handles mild or intense seasoning well. Fortune is receiving fish caught by a day boat fishery out of Loreto, Baja California. This is a co-op of fishermen that specialize in catching snapper by hook and line using California Squid as bait.