Written by: Taylor Witkin “Would you remove the head, please?” I heard this familiar question as I admired the fresh seafood at my local fish stand. Upon hearing the customer’s request I shuddered. She was about to miss out on one of the tastiest parts of her red snapper. Just below the eyes and in… Read More Do fish have cheeks?
Cambridge, Massachusetts is a beautiful and interesting little city, separated from Boston by the Charles River, and built on a series of squares. Although many people come to Cambridge for its excellent universities – both Harvard and The Massachusetts Institute of Technology are located in Cambridge – here at Local Pickins we have other reasons… Read More A Foodie Stroll through Inman Square
This Wednesday, I met my sister for a lunch treat at Boston’s wonderful ‘Shuckin Truck’. Summertime is the perfect season for fresh seafood, and what could be better than walking down from the office to the Boston Shuckin Truck, parked on the corner of Milk St. and Kilby St., and treating oneself to a sea… Read More Food Truck Fridays: Boston Shuckin’ Truck