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Support American Shrimpers & Local Farmers: Eat Some Gulf Shrimp with Spring Asparagus Tonight!

Support American Shrimpers & Local Farmers: Eat Some Gulf Shrimp with Spring Asparagus Tonight!

Wednesday morning at Kerrytown and the farmers market is in full bloom. Flowers and plants are everywhere but today I’m on...

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...

A Great Crab Cake

A Great Crab Cake

Everybody loves crab cakes and our manager, Bernie, makes some pretty darn good ones that we offer at the Market. When it comes to making a great crab cake it's always the simpler the better...

Spring Into Mussels Steamed in Lemongrass-So Hap Xa

Spring Into Mussels Steamed in Lemongrass-So Hap Xa

Man, that nuoc cham dipping sauce that went with last week’s Vietnamese shrimp fritter recipe seemed to get better as...

Dip Your Shrimp Fritter Into This!

Dip Your Shrimp Fritter Into This!

Umami, that hard to describe, savory, satisfying, “5th taste”, pops up in several umami-laden recipes on this blog. Smelt Nabanzuke,...

It’s a Wrap- The Healthful Big Bite! Thai Mahi Mahi Lettuce Wraps

It’s a Wrap- The Healthful Big Bite! Thai Mahi Mahi Lettuce Wraps

For years whenever our friend, Jody Parr, brought her famous Thai chicken wraps to a party, we knew that we...

What’s For Dinner? The Right Questions For Your Fishmonger

What’s For Dinner? The Right Questions For Your Fishmonger

When visiting your local fish market, you should arrive with a clear, inquisitive and open mind. You may know just...

The Great American Fish: Striped Bass!

The Great American Fish: Striped Bass!

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

Happy St. Patrick’s Day Everybody!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day Everybody!

Sunday is St. Patrick’s Day. Those of us with even a wee touch of Irish blood can act like we just...

A ”Cure” For A Long, Cold Winter!

A ”Cure” For A Long, Cold Winter!

One of the greatest appetizer ideas of all time has been around for a long, long time. Scandinavian fishermen in...