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Holiday Recipes that make you crave the Outer Banks

7 Oct 2020
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To bring a bit of the Outer Banks to your Holiday dinner table, we've compiled some recipes that are reminiscent of the beach. We hope you crave your next OBX Vacation!

Recipes Inspired by the Sea

One of the many beauties of living on the Outer Banks is the ability to have fresh seafood readily available.  Whether you choose to drop the net, cast the line yourself or stop in to one of our local seafood markets, you will find the options are delectable.

Hatteras Clam Chowder

Popular amoung early settlers of the island, this dish has become a staple for Outer Banks residents and visitors alike.

 

Oyster Stuffing

Oysters can be found and eaten all year round, however it is recommended the time to harvest is during the colder months. The saying goes that they reach their peak season during the months ending in 'R'.  Add a little brine to your traditional stuffing this year and try this recipe!

Shrimp and Grits

For those who have had the pleasure of tasting Red Sky's famous Shrimp and Grits, here's the recipe for you to re-create in the kitchen of your vacation home. Let us know how it turns out and check out our blog featuring the best kitchens!

From Chef Wes Stepp at Red Sky Cafe in Duck. 

Ward Family Recipes

The Ward family has been so gracious to extend a couple recipes from the family cook book.

Support Local by Eating Local

The next time you are in town, be sure to stop by one of our many fresh seafood markets for the day's fresh catch!

Carawan Seafood Co Inc. Kitty Hawk

Billy's Seafood Kill Devil Hills

Whalebone Seafood Nags Head

Austin Fish Company Nags Head

Dockside N' Duck Duck

Bluewater Seafood Market Corolla

For more information on Local Restaurants and updates in the Culinary scene, visit Taste of the Beach.

Bon' Appetit!