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Florida Keys Grouper Season 2019

Florida Keys Grouper Season 2019 For many, May 1st is just the start of Spring, but for avid fishermen in the Keys, May 1st means Grouper season is open! Once the season opens, most Grouper species can be speared or caught on hook and line, as long as they are the allowable species and the correct length. Before you harvest a Grouper, make sure you have done your homework and checked the wildlife and game regulations as the FWC enforce fish regulations quite actively. The most common Grouper we catch in the keys are Black Grouper, Red Grouper, Gag [...]

April 27th, 2019|Categories: Bottomfishing, Grouper, Offshore|Tags: , , , , |

Florida Keys Grouper Sandwich Recipe

This recipe contains two components your Grouper Sandwich and the homemade tartar sauce.  We recommend that you make your tartar sauce first so when the fish is done you can put the sauce over it and serve right away. You can really prepare the fish however you like, Grouper is delicious grilled, fried or sauteed. If you are frying you can use flour, bread crumbs, cornmeal or batter depending on your taste and what you have on hand.Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe1 cup Mayonnaise1 cup finely chopped dill pickles1 tsp lemon juice1 tsp sugar1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper.1 TBSP fresh [...]

April 27th, 2019|Categories: Recipes|Tags: |

Florida Keys Sailfish – Fishing Report 4-17-2019

This past week has been very exciting if you’ve always wanted to catch a Sailfish. Starting last Friday, April 12th, the wind started blowing out of the East, anywhere from 10-20 mph. There has also been a light east current. With this condition change, our fleet immediately began to target Sailfish. Our Captains and Mates on all 4 boats have caught and released a total of 98 sailfish in the last 5 days! The top single day Sailfish catches of the week were Captain Marty Lewis and Mate Digger Rodamer with an amazing 24 on April 16th, 17 on [...]

Mahi Fishing Charters in the Florida Keys

Mahi Fishing Charters in the Florida Keys As the cool fronts dissipate, the water temperature down here in the Florida Keys begins to rise and the east winds blow. When this happens we all have one thing on our mind, MAHI fishing. In case you aren’t familiar with Mahi they are a beautiful fish that range in color, some blue and white, others green, yellow and blue depending on their mood. To complement their many colors they also have many names! Mahi Mahi is actually the Hawaiian name for this fish translating from the Polynesian word for strong. The [...]

April 8th, 2019|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Offshore|

Florida Keys Grouper Season 2019

Florida Keys Grouper Season 2019 For many, May 1st is just the start of Spring, but for avid fishermen in the Keys, May 1st means Grouper season is open! Once the season opens, most Grouper species can be speared or caught on hook and line, as long as they are the allowable species and the correct length. Before you harvest a Grouper, make sure you have done your homework and checked the wildlife and game regulations as the FWC enforce fish regulations quite actively. The most common Grouper we catch in the keys are Black Grouper, Red Grouper, Gag [...]

April 27th, 2019|Categories: Bottomfishing, Grouper, Offshore|Tags: , , , , |

Florida Keys Grouper Sandwich Recipe

This recipe contains two components your Grouper Sandwich and the homemade tartar sauce.  We recommend that you make your tartar sauce first so when the fish is done you can put the sauce over it and serve right away. You can really prepare the fish however you like, Grouper is delicious grilled, fried or sauteed. If you are frying you can use flour, bread crumbs, cornmeal or batter depending on your taste and what you have on hand.Homemade Tartar Sauce Recipe1 cup Mayonnaise1 cup finely chopped dill pickles1 tsp lemon juice1 tsp sugar1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper.1 TBSP fresh [...]

April 27th, 2019|Categories: Recipes|Tags: |

Florida Keys Sailfish – Fishing Report 4-17-2019

This past week has been very exciting if you’ve always wanted to catch a Sailfish. Starting last Friday, April 12th, the wind started blowing out of the East, anywhere from 10-20 mph. There has also been a light east current. With this condition change, our fleet immediately began to target Sailfish. Our Captains and Mates on all 4 boats have caught and released a total of 98 sailfish in the last 5 days! The top single day Sailfish catches of the week were Captain Marty Lewis and Mate Digger Rodamer with an amazing 24 on April 16th, 17 on [...]

Mahi Fishing Charters in the Florida Keys

Mahi Fishing Charters in the Florida Keys As the cool fronts dissipate, the water temperature down here in the Florida Keys begins to rise and the east winds blow. When this happens we all have one thing on our mind, MAHI fishing. In case you aren’t familiar with Mahi they are a beautiful fish that range in color, some blue and white, others green, yellow and blue depending on their mood. To complement their many colors they also have many names! Mahi Mahi is actually the Hawaiian name for this fish translating from the Polynesian word for strong. The [...]

April 8th, 2019|Categories: Dolphinfish (Mahi Mahi), Offshore|