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How Crabs and Fish Can Reduce Your Risk of Cancer

We know that certain types of seafood can put us in a better mood, but the benefits of consuming crabs and other fish go even further. Studies show that adding more fish to your diet can reduce your risk of cancer. One study which monitored the diets of a group of women between the ages […]

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Savor Your Shellfish with the Right Beer

In our last food pairing post we introduced a few mixed cocktails to sip when you’re craving crabs, but sometimes there is simply no substitute for a frothy, bubbly, hoppy-herb brew! Up until the last few years, beer wasn’t used as widely as wine in food pairing. For most of recent American history, food pairing […]

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How Hog Snapper Hits the Table in Hollywood

If you like seafood, chances are you’ve eaten Hog Snapper (also known as Hogfish) which gets its name from its long snout used to root for food on the ocean floor. What you probably didn’t know is that the Hog Snapper isn’t a snapper at all. It’s actually a wrasse, but the light, flaky, mild […]

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Crabs and Cocktails: The Perfect Pair

Traditionally, wine has been the most notable alcoholic beverage to be used in food pairing, but what if you’re not a wine drinker? As it turns out there are a few liquors that are excellent choices for all types of entrees. In this post we’ll focus on some fabulous cocktails that compliment a few different […]

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Feed Your Follicles. Get Healthy Hair by Eating Fish

We all want healthy, shiny, hair and many of us spend a lot of money on products and treatments to get our locks to look their best. Some of these options do work, but much of what we don’t like about our hair comes from what we’re missing in our diet. You are what you […]

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Chivalrous Shellfish: How Oysters Protect Our Shoreline

Oysters have long been regarded as an aphrodisiac, a healthy source of protein and minerals, and the bearer of one of our beloved luxury items, the pearl, but they are also a powerful component of the ecosystem and protector of coastlines. This slippery, salty, shellfish is a natural ocean filter that cleans pollutants out of […]

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Get Your Crabs before They’re Gone!

The next time you order stone crabs, make sure you pause and take the time to really enjoy the sweet fleshy meat of those delicious claws because each year they are becoming slightly more elusive. Over the last few years the common octopus has been seeking out crab traps and devouring the catch before fishermen […]

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Feeling Crabby? 5 Ways Crab Claws Boost Your Mood

We are all entitled to feel a little grumpy now and then, but before you decide to lock yourself away from the world for the rest of the day, try feasting on one of your favorite crustaceans! Releases Dopamine According to the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, consuming a delectable dinner of crab claws will […]

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