Saltwater is the best catalyst for tall tales. Every year in Astoria, OR fishermen and women gather to share their briny stories at the Fisher Poets gathering. We had to see it for ourselves.
An Italian tradition called the “Feast of the Seven Fishes” serves seven different seafood dishes on Christmas Eve. Now that’s our kind of tradition.
Casanova lived by it, and old wives tales swore by it—oysters will fan your fires of love. Is there any truth to the cliché claim that oysters are natural aphrodisiacs?
Before champagne, truffles, or even chocolate was plated in front of kings, caviar was the delicacy of choice for ancient royalty.