The New England Seafood Markets Cookbook (Paperback)

Recipes from the Best Lobster Pounds, Clam Shacks, and Fishmongers

By Mike Urban

Countryman Press, 9781581573244, 280pp.

Publication Date: May 24, 2016

List Price: 19.95*
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150 recipes from the best seafood markets in New England

From New Haven to Bar Harbor, the New England coast is home to some of the best lobster pounds and fish markets in the world. Dedicated staff bring in the freshest catches every day, so who better to get cooking tips from? The New England Seafood Markets Cookbook features delicious recipes from all around the region, including:

  • Cappy’s Clear-Broth Clam Chowder

  • Shackford and Gooch Salt Codfish Cakes

  • Presidential Swordfish

  • Smoky Monkfish and Mussels Marinara

  • Bud’s Deviled Stuffed Clams

  • Maine’s Original Lobster Roll

Throughout, the recipes are supplemented with profiles of more than 30 of the top seafood markets?their histories, their owners, and their specialties?and sidebars that highlight the best of the area’s seaside culinary culture.

About the Author

Mike Urban is an editor, writer, and book packager who specializes in travel, outdoor recreation, sports, food, and business/career books. He has been in book publishing for over thirty years, last serving as Vice President and Associate Publisher of Globe Pequot Press, where he edited hundreds of travel guides and created a plethora of guidebook series. Urban lives in Old Saybrook, Connecticut, with his wife and four children.