Category Archives: Seafood INFO

Bell’s Reef Oysters

CATCH INFO: Shellfish Cultivated in North River, NC Grower: Michael Starks Cultivation Method: Bottom Cages >> VIDEO: Raw Oyster Shucking Techniques Saltier cousin of Chadwick Creek Oysters. Chadwick Creek provides Bell’s with seed and gear. Bell’s Reef have a nice, … Continue reading

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Spadefish

RECENT CATCH INFO: Fish landed @ Wanchese, NC Catch Method: Gill Net

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Lawton Point Oysters

CATCH INFO: Shellfish cultivated in Morehead City, NC Grower: Steve Weeks Cultivation Method: Hand-tonged, relay to garden

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Squid

Catch Info: Squid Landed @ Beaufort, NC Catch Method: trawl How to Clean Squid – Food 52 Sautéed Calamari with Parsley and Garlic Five-Spice Crisp-Fried Squid Recipe – NYT Cooking Garlic-and-Herb-Braised Squid

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Bluefin Tuna

RECENT CATCH INFO: Bluefin Tuna landed @ Wanchese, NC Catch Method: pole n troll Bluefin has a distinctive flavor. With its high fat content, it is especially prized for sushi and sashimi. U.S. wild-caught western Atlantic bluefin tuna is a … Continue reading

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All we are saying, is give Bluefish a chance

Bluefish has a bad rap. It has a legendary reputation for being the “fishiest” fish around. This is due to a chemical compound in the fish that degrades when exposed to air and warmth over time. Since it is so … Continue reading

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All in The Same Family: Porgies and Breams

You may see Jolthead Porgy, Red Porgy, or other local porgies in our fresh selection in a given week. If you have never heard of a Porgy, you may have heard the name Bream. Sea Bream is a popular fish … Continue reading

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Florida Pompano

RECENT CATCH INFO Fish Landed @ Beaufort, NC Catch Method: pound net Pompano is an excellent eating fish with a medium flavor. The firm flesh is well suited for pan, grill or oven. RECIPES Pompano In Parchment Paper: An American … Continue reading

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Striped Bass – Pamlico Aquaculture Facility

RECENT CATCH INFO: Fish raised in Aurora, NC Grower: NC State University: Pamlico Aquaculture Facility Striped bass (aka rockfish) is high in protein and low in calories – a 3 oz serving has 15g of protein and just 80 calories. … Continue reading

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Harvestfish (Star Butterfish)

RECENT CATCH INFO: Fish landed @ Wanchese, NC Catch Method: Pound Net American Harvestfish is a small fish, generally eight inches in length. The Harvestfish is also known locally by other such names as “Starbutterfish” or more simply “Butterfish.” The … Continue reading

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