Author Archives: Amanda

Ribbonfish

aka Atlantic Cutlassfish, Hairtail RECENT CATCH INFO: Fish landed @ Wanchese, NC Catch Method: gill net Walk on the wild side. Seriously how many opportunities will you have to enjoy fresh North Carolina ribbonfish? Particularly popular in recipes with Chinese … Continue reading

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WINTER SEAFOOD JUBILEE

Inaugural event highlights bounty of winter seafood options in North Carolina RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Locals Seafood announces its first Winter Seafood Jubilee, a series of NC winter seafood-centric events and promotions taking place in North Carolina’s Triangle region throughout … Continue reading

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NC Aquaculture Offerings

Sturgeon In addition to the magnificent ocean fish that we source straight from the coast, Locals is also very pleased to support the thriving aquaculture economy here in North Carolina. From “the shadow of Cold Mountain deep in the heart of … Continue reading

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Swordfish

CATCH INFO: landed @ Wanchese, NC Catch Method: longline Swordfish is among the few natural food sources of vitamin D, which is good for a whole bunch of reasons according to the American Cancer Society. Swordfish contains loads of micronutrients like selenium, an important … Continue reading

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Sea Scallops

CATCH INFO: Mid-Atlantic coast by NC Boats Catch Method: Dredge Our scallops are Dry Pack = NOT treated with phosphates Perhaps the most simple and elegant item we sell, the scallop is one of those things that is easy to … Continue reading

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Wild Harvest NC Oysters

Location: Pamlico Sound + Newport River Harvest Method: hand harvest/tonged/dredge Wild oysters are one of the great American food treasures, one of those items that has been a signature part of the American diet for thousands of years. Really! The story of … Continue reading

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Seafood in the New Year

A solitary zero isn’t always the most welcome number. Places you do not want to see a zero include but are not limited to checking accounts, scoreboards, and thermometers. There are, however, loads of places where zero is a thrill. … Continue reading

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Black Sea Bass

CATCH INFO: Fish Landed @ Surf City, NC Catch method: pot/trap “What does Black Sea Bass taste like?” We are glad you asked. Here are two answers: 1. Black Sea Bass is a mild/sweet fish with a firm texture that … Continue reading

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Better than Bananas

We all know smart eating habits and the associated health benefits can actually help you keep your cool. And man, you are cooler than cool! Your friends at Locals are here to make you feel like the rock star/goddess you really … Continue reading

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Holiday Hours + Seafood Feasting

Thanksgiving! A time for family, elastic waistbands, a double order of patience, and really stellar food that will knock people’s socks off and leave the table in hushed awe. We *might* be slightly biased, but in our minds there is … Continue reading

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