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Seafood Products

Barnacle Foods Bonfire Kelp Salsa

Bonfire Kelp Salsa is Barnacle Foods’ apex predator in the spicy department. They also offer a mild and a medium. Flavor-wise, chipotle peppers give it some smoky goodness and a little heat, ramped up by cayenne, ancho, and African peppers. When the salsa hits your mouth, the slight smokiness greets […]

Fishing, Media Reviews

This Book Hooked Me

This book hooked me. It’s not about using plastic worms to fool largemouth bass—in fact, there’s little mention of recreational fishing in this book. That’s because renowned archaeologist Brian Fagan has focused his attention on commercial fishing, as reflected in the book’s subtitle: “How the Sea Fed Civilization.” Necessarily jumping […]

Asian, Roes and Caviars, Seafood Profile

Sea Urchin

Note: Bracketed material will eventually become endnotes. Nonfish Roe Producers Not that much has been written about the lesser-known non-fish roemakers. I’ve learned that crab roe is an essential ingredient in Chinese She-Crab Soup and that since Shrimp roe is carried externally by shrimp, it is often served that way […]