A Fish CSA in NYC

Over the last couple of weeks I keep seeing signs advertising a local fish CSA called Village Fishmongers.  Finally today I checked out their Facebook page and was very excited by what I saw.  Available at 4 pick up locations (3 in Manhattan and 1 in Williamsburg Brooklyn) Village Fishmongers offer local, sustainable seafood on a weekly basis with 6 options to choose from starting at $13 and going up to $60.  You can choose from either whole fish of fillets.

A seafood CSA is a great way to support local small scale fishermen (and women?) and to make sure you have a fresh supply each week.  So if you eat fish and live in NYC check out Village Fishmongers!

About urbanfoodguy

I'm a self taught cook with a dedication to buying and eating food that is as humanely and sustainably raised as possible. Which is why in addition to recipes you will see a lot of environmental/political reporting here. I started cooking when I was about 6, it's something I always loved to do. Watching Graham Kerr - aka "The Galloping Gourmet" - was what got me started and I have never really looked back. Over the years I've been a private chef, a caterer, and a food stylist for magazines such as Bon Appétit, Food & Wine, Real Simple, Oprah, Martha Stewart's Everyday Food and many more. I've also worked in the prep kitchen for the Food Network on the Bobby Flay and Paula Deen shows. Now I work at home in my kitchen sharing with you here recipes that I create or that other people have created that inspire me and I think you will like. I love my neighborhood (the Lower East Side of Manhattan) and I love to travel. Because NYC is such a big place I tend to focus mostly on my 'hood and the ones that are close by: The East Village, Bowery, Chinatown and Williamsburg. My love of travel has no limits really, I'm always ready to get on a plane. I was lucky enough to have a business for many years that allowed me to spend a lot of time in South East Asia. These days I've been spending time in Mexico, Germany, Canada and the West Coast of the U.S., but check back you never know where I might end up. I do consulting, cooking classes, and freelance lifestyle writing so if you are interested please send me a note: urbanfoodguy@gmail.com
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