Lionfish Nachos

You may have heard the terms “bycatch” or “trash fish”, and that Lionfish is an invasive species that’s threatening the ecosystem and stability of our Gulf Coast. We need to spear as many of them as we can, and thankfully, Lionfish are quite tasty, so they won’t go to waste. Talk to your local chefs that serve Lionfish to…

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Camille’s At Crystal Beach: Gulf Seafood, Sushi, Steaks & More

A sought after dining spot for locals and tourists alike, Camille’s at Crystal Beach located above the charming Beachside Inn, offers the freshest seafood that can be found in Destin. A sister restaurant to Harbor Docks, Camille’s at Crystal Beach serves Gulf seafood that is caught in local waters by local fisherman and unloaded right…

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Another Broken Egg Cafe- Destin

Another Broken Egg Cafe located in Destin, Florida, is an upscale breakfast, brunch and lunch destination where the setting and atmosphere are as much of the dining experience as the food preparation and presentation. Another Broken Egg Cafe invites guests to enjoy the traditional fare of omelets, Eggs Benedict, Bananas Foster, and Belgian waffles, but…

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Grilled Gulf Shrimp Tapenade Crostini

On the Alabama Gulf Coast, Chef Brody Olive is the Executive Chef of The Beach Club and also oversees Coast and Village Hideaway. Chef Olive is a good friend, proponent of sustainable seafood and is a graduate of the prestigious culinary program at Johnson and Wales University in Charleston, South Carolina. The recipe below was…

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Jackacudas Seafood & Sushi Will Hook You At First Bite

With the largest fishing vessel fleet in the State of Florida, locals and tourists alike have branded Destin as “The World’s Luckiest Fishing Village”. Along with that title comes an enormous number of legendary fish tales and secret fishing holes, some widely known while others are never to be spoken of. Every great ‘honey hole’…

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Alabama Gulf Coast #Travel

I love living on the Gulf Coast and if you follow my blog you know that already, but sometimes I like to go on a quick get away. Back in 2006 we began doing just that: to the Alabama Gulf Coast. Raising my now college kids on 30A in the Florida Panhandle was wonderful and…

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Redd’s Fueling Station & Redd’s Hot Sauce Spice Up 30A

Redd Vizard is the owner of Redd’s Fueling Station in Blue Mountain Beach and is a singing and slinging sensation on 30A. Redd’s Fueling Station is situated just behind Sally’s By the Sea Store and since opening in 2013 has been bringing in crowds of locals and visitors alike, all in hopes of catching Redd…

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