I’ve recently been catching a few amberjack on the inshore reefs and cooked some up the other day with my favourite BBQ fish recipe – it was delicious! So here is the recipe which is dead simple, works really well for kingfish and any other firm, white fleshed gamefish (e.g. amberjack, samson fish, dolphinfish), and allows you to keep the cooking smells out of the kitchen as it’s best done on an outdoor BBQ (I use my portable gas-fired Weber Q). Continue reading BBQed Fish with Teriyaki Sauce
Having tied saltwater fishing flies for 25 years on a cheap Indian fly vice, last month I figured it was time to upgrade!
After a bit of research on the web, I discovered some reviews of the Dyna-King Trekker vice. Dyna-king have a strong reputation for high quality engineered products, and after weighing up the pros and cons of alternatives, decided to dive in and order one from Untamed Fly Fishing. A week later the new vice arrived – and I have to say I’m very happy with this product.
So October is usually when the snapper kick into gear off Sydney (you can catch them right through winter off Sydney, but they become a more likely catch Oct/Nov). I now release snapper over 65cms if I can and try to limit my catch.
Here’s a recipe that I have found is the bomb for snapper. Whenever I cook it, people ask me for the recipe. It’s actually very simple and works well with white-fleshed fish like snapper, ling and flathead. Very rich and hearty (forget about this if you’re worried about calories – it has heaps!).