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Rehashed Salmon Hash

Rehashed Salmon Hash

We all know that sometimes leftovers are better than the original meal! There’s not a better leftover food out there than...

The Great American Fish: Stripers!

The Great American Fish: Stripers!

The royal, regal and mighty striped bass has an important history in our country that goes back to colonial times....

Rockin’ the Blues at Monahan’s

Rockin’ the Blues at Monahan’s

Bluefish are amazing. Besides being a great food fish, they are one of my favorite game fish--hard hitters, good fighters and pretty easy to find and catch. When I lived in Connecticut in the early 1970s we would catch small "snapper" blues in the spring on spinner baits. I'll never forget the first one I caught, it couldn't have been over 8" long. I tried to remove the spinner and ended up with a good "snap" on my index finger and it bled like crazy. That little bugger had teeth like a piranha!

Simple, Flavorful, Perfection: Saba Shioyaki (Japanese Salt Grilled Mackerel)

Simple, Flavorful, Perfection: Saba Shioyaki (Japanese Salt Grilled Mackerel)

Since day 1 at our fish market we have been inspired and influenced by the Japanese way with fish. Freshness,...

Da Big Fish of the Weekend-Copper River King + Sockeye Salmon!

Da Big Fish of the Weekend-Copper River King + Sockeye Salmon!

We are happy to let you know that catches of the mighty, regal and scrumptious Copper River king salmon have...

It’s Oyster Grillin’ Time!

It’s Oyster Grillin’ Time!

As I sit on my deck basking in the sweetness of a perfect spring evening, I’m about to fire up...

Copper River King and Sockeye Salmon 2017

Copper River King and Sockeye Salmon 2017

Back in January of this year, the Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game released their forecast for the 2017 Copper...

Pilgrimage to Tsukiji Market

Pilgrimage to Tsukiji Market

Finally, after 40 years in the fish business I had the opportunity to visit the mecca of seafood, the Tsukiji...

A Special Gift for Mom- Straight From the Sea!

A Special Gift for Mom- Straight From the Sea!

Sunday is Mother’s Day. What’s the perfect gift for the world’s most important person? The person who brought you into...

Springtime in Michigan = SMELT!

Springtime in Michigan = SMELT!

Ahh…sweet spring has arrived! We’re in the perfect moment of soft spring breezes, fresh new life popping up all around...