Shrimp Tales

  • ASPA Member Feature: C. F. Gollott and Son Seafood, Inc.

    GOLLOTT HERITAGE IS AN INDUSTRY BEACON Within the shrimp industry, the commonality of a family-run business holds as much pride as the Wild American product they harvest from domestic waters. Of course, not all processing plants that line the Gulf and South Atlantic have a rich story of family history, but C.F. Gollott & Son...

    Read More March 31, 2020
  • Grilled Head-On New Orleans-Style BBQ Shrimp

    RECIPE BY: WILD AMERICAN SHRIMP® CHEF ADVOCATE, DAVID GUAS Ingredients 6 (12-inch) wooden skewers 2 lb. unpeeled, raw, Wild American Shrimp ¼ cup olive oil, divided 10 Tbsp. butter, divided 1 tsp. whole black peppercorns 2 bay leaves 3 Tbsp. minced garlic cloves 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh rosemary ½ cup Worcestershire sauce ½ tsp. freshly ground black...

    Read More March 30, 2020
  • The National Restaurant Association’s Summary of the $2 Trillion CARES Act

    In our continuing efforts to keep the seafood industry informed, attached in the link and image below you will find a summary from the National Restaurant Association of the $2 trillion CARES Act passed by Congress yesterday. Phase Three CARES Act National Restaurant Association Summary

    Read More March 26, 2020
  • Summary of Congress’s $2 Trillion Stimulus Package and What It Means for the Seafood Industry

    Yesterday, Congress passed a $2 trillion stimulus package — known as The CARES Act — and in our continuing efforts to keep the seafood industry informed, the American Shrimp Processors Association (ASPA) has reviewed and summarized all aspects of it. By clicking the link or image below, you will find an attached summary of the bill...

    Read More March 26, 2020
  • Chef Advocate Highlight: Jeremiah Bacon

    Jeremiah Bacon, a James Beard Foundation semifinalist for Best Chef Southeast for the last three years, is Executive Chef and Partner of Indigo Road restaurants The Macintosh and Oak Steakhouse. Bacon joined Charleston’s beloved Oak Steakhouse in November 2010 where he presents classic steakhouse fare in an impeccable setting on downtown Charleston’s historic Broad Street....

    Read More March 26, 2020
  • Bill Being Considered to Provide $300 Million to Fisheries – If Passed, Funds Can Be Direct Payments

    Bill being voted on today. $300 million for fishery participants from Commerce. These funds can include direct payments. Little detail is available other than the proposed language. Please see page 30 of document at link below. SENATE BILL THAT INLCUDES $300 MILLION FOR FISHERIES  

    Read More March 25, 2020
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