Maybe misplaced amid the run-up to final weekend’s Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present and Halloween festivities was the official begin to stone crab season on Oct. 15. In keeping with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Fee, industrial harvesting of simply the coveted claws runs by Could 1, 2022.
Information of stone crab season was not misplaced on Shooters Waterfront, the beloved culinary sizzling spot alongside the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale (3033 NE 32nd Ave.; 954.566.2855). In keeping with Peter Lopez, director of operations at Shooters, the restaurant “will serve [stone crabs] the way in which Mom Nature meant them to be served.”
As evidenced by the picture above, meaning recent pre-cracked claws on a mattress of ice—and served with a candy and gentle mustard sauce.
However the uncooked bar and seafood starters don’t cease there at Shooters. Within the go-big-or-go-home class, take a look at the Norme de Mar—a relaxing (and visually placing) feast that features lobster tail, shrimp cocktail, recent oysters and Alaskan king crab legs.