best fla fish
Hog snapper and wahoo are favorites, but so hard to find.
Got wahoo from a fishing boat at haulover marina years ago and became spoiled for life.
Hoghead from captain jim's in nmb, again, a rarity.
So to those posting a reply to this post: WHERE do you procure your picks?
re: non sequitur
Take into account availability, and I'd say Yellowtail Snapper is close to or at the top of the list of best FL fish you can likely find fairly easily and regularly.
I got spoiled because I used to go out on boats in the Keys and catch my own. I'd be tempted to look in the Keys for locally caught yellowtails, perhaps at Key Largo Fisheries or Islamorada Fish Co.
But beware, see recent nationally syndicated article about how even Keys fish mongers are now importing dolphin, snapper, etc. Probably could find this by going to Google News, enter "Key Largo Fisheries". AHhhh never mind, here it is...
In Florida, the Seafood Becomes Less LocalBy DAMIEN CAVE
Published: March 30, 2010
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LinkedinDiggFacebookMixxMySpaceYahoo! BuzzPermalink. ISLAMORADA, Fla. — The postcard Florida experience: sun, fun and plenty of local seafood. It was the latter that brought Gary and Vicki Haller from Kansas to Wahoo’s here last week, with its waterfront views, toucan colors and promise of fresh food “from our docks.”
Islamorada Fish Co
200 Gulf Stream Way, Dania, FL 33004