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According to Fish Base, an online fish database, there are 38 different kinds of Sole from countries all over the world.

Production

Dover Sole generally come from the United States in the North Pacific, with Mexico being another source.

Varieties

In the United States when you see Sole on a menu at a restaurant or in a fish retailer, the sole is mainly the Dover Sole variant, known simply as “Sole.”

Nutrition

A flaky flatfish high in vitamins B6B12, magnesium, phosphorus and selenium, and calcium, Sole has .9 grams of Omega 3 Essential Fatty Acids per 6-ounce cooked portion.  It is considered to be a low mercury fish.

Low Fat

Yes

Low Calorie

Yes