One Of Our Top Fall Picks: Cajun Fried Crab Claws

We can’t think of anything more comforting on a crisp fall day than fried seafood and hushpuppies. While fried crab claws are popular year-round, there’s just something nice about indulging when you don’t have to be in a swimsuit the same day. If you’re unsure about what to expect when you order fried seafood at Read More …

3 Health Benefits of Fresh Seafood

That sushi roll and fried shrimp basket are good for so much more than a hangover cure. We live in one of the top seafood meccas in the country, so finding fresh, high-quality seafood is as easy as could be. But serving it up just right with a waterfront view? Yeah, that only happens at Read More …

Scallops, Oysters and Mussels – OH MY!

  We all know there’s a distinct difference in flavor and appearance between these entree favorites. While scallops, oysters and mussels all belong to the mollusk family, they couldn’t be more different in terms of preparation or taste. One thing they do have in common is how popular they are in restaurants across the world. Read More …

Great Entree and Dessert Pairings

Fish…paired with bread pudding? Everyone talks about dinner and drink pairings, but you’re left completely lost when it comes to the dessert course! A great ending to a yummy meal is key to completing a dining experience. It’s all about complementary flavor profiles, but do you want to know the truth? You really can’t go Read More …

The Flavors Behind a Seafood Boil

  There are a million different kinds of seafood boils, but Lowcountry is the most common way we do it here in Jacksonville. The awesome party-starter and flavorful dish started back in the day to feed hundreds of soldiers during the war. The flavors and traditions have evolved over the years into a staple of Read More …

Our Guide to Shellfish

We’re gonna get all scientific here and tell you about the different categories of shellfish, and then we’ll get to the good stuff (the best ways to eat it, of course). So many of your favorite foods likely fall into the shellfish family, especially if you’re a regular at Palm Valley Fish Camp. We love Read More …

5 Tips to Becoming a Pescatarian

So you want to be healthier? We don’t blame you. The best place to start, or strive for, is pescetarianism. Sounds fancy, huh? Not really, it’s just cutting meat out of your diet while still eating fish. The health benefits are proven, and the reasons to switch over are endless. But before we tell you Read More …