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Fresh fish at St. Mark's church green market

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hungrycomposer Jun 2, 2009 01:41 PM

There's a new vendor at St. Mark's church green market (tuesdays, happening as I post) called Sea Tuck. They have great, local fish, and are a much needed addition to our local market. But they were complaining that business is very slow. So go support them and keep good fish in the neighborhood! If not, we probably won't see them next week.

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    kathryn RE: hungrycomposer Jun 2, 2009 03:16 PM

    Hooray! What kinds of offerings? Do you recall anything specific on their list?

    I was planning to get to the St Marks Greenmarket this morning (a friend said they had shelling peas) but ran out of time.

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      hungrycomposer RE: kathryn Jun 2, 2009 03:19 PM

      I bough blackfish, but there were also razor clams. clams, oysters, flounder, fluke, bluefish, weak (sea trout), scallops, skate, and more. Unfortunately they said that if they didn't sell more fish they might not be back. It would be a loss, we could really use a good source for fish here.

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        kathryn RE: hungrycomposer Jun 2, 2009 07:16 PM

        Thanks!

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          thursdayclubjason RE: hungrycomposer Jun 3, 2009 07:15 PM

          I totally agree with you. I never knew there was a greenmarket there, thanks for the info - I'll be checking it out next week!
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        hungrycomposer RE: hungrycomposer Jun 9, 2009 12:17 PM

        They're back today, with the same types of fish, plus monkfish, tuna, swordfish and crabs. Got me a dozen clams. Let's hope they're back next week too.

        1. penthouse pup RE: hungrycomposer Jun 9, 2009 02:51 PM

          The tuna was clearly old...gray-brown...I bought some black fish (tautog) and it's ok although not nearly as fresh as what I found last week from Blue Moon in Union Square.

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            Simon RE: hungrycomposer Jun 9, 2009 03:16 PM

            thanks...will check them out next Tuesday

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