Fantastic trip! WTFG!!!...Cut in the head kills the brain and locates the neural canal followed by heavy mono down the canal stops the fish from doing the death shakes on deck and ruining the meat. So I'm told lease:. http://www.spc.int/DigitalLibrary/Doc/FAME/Manuals/Blanc_05_Sashimi.pdf
Atta Boy on the Big Eye prep, you ensured the BEST quality meat by performing that variation on the traditional Japanese IKI JIMI procedure.
Check out this info about it's benefits here:
IKI JIMI - it's not just for Big Eye btw!