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Say Good-Bye To Winter- Just For The Halibut

Say Good-Bye To Winter- Just For The Halibut

We knew it would happen. Spring has finally arrived! Alaskan halibut season is open and right now we’re seeing some...

The Soft and Beautiful Swimmers are Back!

The Soft and Beautiful Swimmers are Back!

Giant soft shell crabs (whales) fresh in today! My wife, Lisa, is so happy, her favorite thing in the world has returned....

Kedgeree: It’s Not Just For Breakfast!

Kedgeree: It’s Not Just For Breakfast!

Here’s one of those best of two world meals for you. Back in British colonial days, they spiced up their...

Another Great Mackerel Dish Thanks to Yotam + Sami

Another Great Mackerel Dish Thanks to Yotam + Sami

The other night over a cold beer with a couple of Monahan’s fishmongers, Amy and Vasili, I learned of a...

If a Doctor Seuss Fish Came to Life…

If a Doctor Seuss Fish Came to Life…

We've seen a lot of weird looking creatures over the years here at the market, Monkfish that look like Jabba the Hutt, 6 foot long pacific octopus, giant geoduck clams, monstrous toothy wolfish with a mouth full of molars, but my vote for the wildest looking fish has to go to the John Dory...

What’s for Dinner? Just Wing it! (Skate Wing that is)

What’s for Dinner? Just Wing it! (Skate Wing that is)

Here’s another underutilized treasure for ya—skate! When we first started selling it back in the ’80s, most skate was used for lobster bait,...

Maine Shrimp 2017 Update

Maine Shrimp 2017 Update

Well folks, we have good news and bad news on our beloved Maine shrimp. The good news first- we will...

Lavraki: We’ve got the Scoop, Bronzini is Tasty!

Lavraki: We’ve got the Scoop, Bronzini is Tasty!

In Greece the European sea bass is called lavraki, it is also a term Greek journalists use when they snag...

Pass the Whelk Lawrence- Waved Whelk From Maine

Pass the Whelk Lawrence- Waved Whelk From Maine

This morning we got a delivery from Maine that included sea snails called waved whelks. They came in plump and...

Super Seafood Super Bowl

Super Seafood Super Bowl

All that wonderful, over the top, cheesy, fried, rich, filling Super Bowl grub. Wings, chili, nachos, pigs in a blanket,...