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Start your week with this Acadian Dusted Texas Gulf Shrimp!

Acadian Dust: ...

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Catching Shrimp with our Charters

Want to know how our captains catch shrimp? “We pull a 12 foot shrimp trawl. The trawl has a funnel shaped net that is held open with wood doors. The top of the net has floats and the...

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Reel Surprise Charters Now offers Shrimping Trips

Got Shrimp? Usually when we sell a “combo” fishing trip, it is deep sea fishing with a combination of trolling and bottom fishing. We are now proud to offer a “combo” inshore trip...

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Shrimp Festival Golf Tournament

It’s that time again! Friday, September 9 is the Annual National Shrimp Festival Golf Tournament for Education presented by the Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce. The tournament will be...

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Try this take on Scamp Grouper!

Crunchy Scamp with Basil Cream Sauce ...

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Scamp Grouper

Another species of grouper you can find in our area is the Scamp Grouper. They are one of the most beautiful fish around with a multitude of brown spots in addition to long streamers off the top and...

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Grouper is plentiful this time of year. Try this great recipe!

Pan-Seared Grouper with Balsamic Brown Butter Sauce ...

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Catch the Blue Angels Practice in Pensacola

If you missed the Blue’s Homecoming Show at Pensacola Beach, you can still catch a practice on select days in August at NAS Pensacola. Practices typically begin at 11:30 a.m. and last about 75...

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Celebrate 152nd Anniversary of Battle of Mobile Bay

Mobile Bay and Fort Morgan will celebrate the 152nd Anniversary of Mobile Bay August 6. This event highlights the integral role of Fort Gaines in the Battle of Mobile Bay. The cannon will be fired...

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World’s Largest Fishing Tournament this Weekend

Get ready this weekend, July 15 – 17, for the 83rd Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo, otherwise known as the World’s Largest Fishing Tournament. Located on Dauphin Island, the Alabama Deep Sea...

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