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
Summertime in Boston is the ideal time to explore recipes that take advantage of the simple, delicious and locally sourced seafood that the region is famous for. Before heading back to school in Ohio, where there is an abundance of local catfish, but no Gulf of Maine fishery, I decided to prepare one of my… Read More Late Summer Fish Tacos