Recent Posts

Cardamom & Corn Clam Chowder…

Cardamom & Corn Clam Chowder The other day I bought a small jar of cardamom seeds, a key ingredient in Swedish Christmas bread, which was a holiday tradition in my family growing up. It was always served toasted and buttered with our Christmas breakfast. My mother had just given me ...

Read More »

Van Der Valk Launches “Helga”…

The 85-foot <i>Helga</i> has four guest staterooms and two crew cabins. Top speed: 27 knots. (Courtesy Van Der Valk/) Van Der Valk in the Netherlands has launched Helga, which is Hull No. 5 of the builder’s 85-foot raised pilothouse model. Helga has a pastel blue hull, one of numerous requests ...

Read More »

Striper Migration Map – April 16, 2021…

Striped bass are spawning in Chesapeake Bay and heading into the Delaware and Hudson rivers. Schoolies are spreading north to Long Island and into southern New England. Follow along as we track the Striper Migration. You can help by contributing to our weekly map updates—simply share your striper fishing reports ...

Read More »