With the aroma of gumbo floating through the air, Rick Parsons cracking a Cajun joke and (with luck) a zydeco band playing -- you could close your eyes and think you were in New Orleans.
Open them and you’re back at Ricky P’s in the St. Petersburg market, also a fine place to be on a Saturday morning...more
The early bird gets the fish. That’s a little weird sounding but show up at Fisher’s Seafoods stand bright and early, say 9 a.m, and you’ll be rewarded with the sight of glistening fish and other delicacies of the deep on a bed of ice. This week there’s yellow-eye snapper, with sparkling eyes that denote freshness, and gorgeous Spanish mackerel. There’s a lot more in the ice chests—gag grouper, Key West pink shrimp, succulent scallops and choice stone crabs...more