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Before the Fish Stick and Captain's Platter...

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Boiled skate, baked turtle, and roasted eel may make some squeamish now, but these recipes were popular in 18th-century North Carolina. Joyce Taylor, NC Sea Grant's marine advisory agent at the NCSU Seafood lab is studying colonial recipes of underutilized species like eel, while archaeologists examine Native American fishing camps to understand early seafood consumption.
Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. 10 Issue 6, June/July 1983, p4-5, il