Wedgeport Tuna Tournament and Festival Back on Deck
Above photo: Samples of bluefin tuna are graded before being shipped to market at the Wedgeport Tuna Festival and Tournament weigh-in. Kathy Johnson photos
The fishing was fine at the 17th annual Wedgeport Tuna Tournament and Festival on Aug. 21 to 28 with a total of 69 tuna landed, tipping the scales at a total of 12,255 pounds.
Each of the 16 fishing vessels that took part in this year’s tournament tagged a bluefin tuna (6,981 pounds). A total of 35 big eye (4,731 ...
The Ultimate Lobster Feed: Summerside, P.E.I. Cooks up A Celebration of its Favourite Crustacean
With a happy Latin beat as background noise, chef Norman Zeledon plopped two halves of a lobster tail into an enticing looking concoction simmering on his food-truck’s stove.
The liquid, explained Zeledon, was mixture of butter, lobster juices and other tasty sounding things.
Leaving the lobster to absorb the butter he pulled a puck-sized lobster cake out of the deep fryer, placing it on a bed of colourful salad and garnishing the sides with his specialty coleslaw and a slice of locally ...