Bumper crowds

Thanks to bumper crowds, the 2016 Swanage Fish Festival was a tremendous success! Swanage restaurants and public houses kicked off the weekend on Friday evening with special fishy menus. Seafood and fish stalls tempted thousands of visitors to Prince Albert Gardens on Saturday and Sunday and the crowds enjoyed the sunshine and stayed for the [...]

By | June 22nd, 2016|Eat, Entertainment, Evening, Kids, Sea|0 Comments

Mackerel with herbs and spices

Mackerel are a pelagic fish which cover great distances....they are found in Swanage Bay one minute, and gone the next. "The fact that they swim so far and fast builds up their mussels thus producing high levels of Omega 3," explains Julia at Swanage Bay Fish. For 2...or more as a starter 2 Mackerel filets [...]

By | May 13th, 2016|Eat, Evening|0 Comments

Preparing cuttlefish

The 2016 cuttlefish season has begun, so expect to see your fishmonger splattered with black ink! Cuttlefish are tricky to catch, time-consuming to prepare but delicious on the plate, according to Julia Noone at Swanage Bay Fish. Take a moment to watch how Julia prepares cuttlefish for her customers. https://vimeo.com/162947690   Cuttlefish over Spaghetti with [...]

By | April 15th, 2016|Eat, Evening, Sea|0 Comments

Spring Salmon with Minty Veg

This weeks Fishy Friday dish is  Spring Salmon served with Minty Veg, perfect for those short of time but still wanting to eat healthily... PREP: 10 MINS COOK: 10 MINS SERVES 4 A popular Spring feast and an easy-to-prepare healthy meal which counts for two of your five-a-day Ingredients 750g small new potato, thickly sliced [...]

By | March 31st, 2016|Eat, Evening, Sea|0 Comments

Fish on a budget

Jurassic Coast Flash-fried Cuttlefish with Saucy Jane's Tomato and Noodles. Looking for inspiration to rustle up a bargain-priced, fresh and delicious supper dish? Perhaps you need to serve it up swiftly too. Try this: Flash-fry thinly cut strips of Cuttlefish in Saucy Jane's garlic butter for a minute. Stir in the cooked noodles and our Saucy [...]

By | March 23rd, 2016|Eat, Evening, Sea|0 Comments