Food

Foodies, rejoice! We’ve got the low-down on the best food out there.  Southern Boating’s galley-friendly recipes make it easy to entertain aboard.  Full of recipes, helpful tips on entertaining and themed menus, Southern Boating’s boat-friendly recipes are here to make cooking on board easy…and delicious!

Fish Food – Top Fish Recipes from Southern Boating

Fish Food Catch and prepare your own meal. Each recipe serves 4. I love fishing and eating freshly caught fish. I remember fly fishing in the Florida Keys with a guide and catching…

Famous Restaurant Salads

Restaurant Summer Salads Prepare these refreshing salads in your own galley. Recipes serve 4. We all love crisp, refreshing salads in the hot summer. Whether simple or elaborate, they keep us cool…

Celebrate the Burger

Celebrate the Burger Once a landlubber’s traditional meal choice, now the beef is on board. Burgers are the classic American food and an easy choice for cooking on the boat. We often…

Spring Caprese Lunch

Spring Caprese Lunch Welcome the season with this bold, vibrant, and easy menu. Each recipe serves 4. I first tasted this menu on the island of Capri, Italy. It began with a visit…

Cozy Island Dinner

Cozy Island Dinner Enjoy this Bahamian-inspired meal with friends on board. Each recipe serves 4. Several years ago, we joined friends wintering on their boat in the Bahamas. The unusually chilly weather necessitated…

A Tasty Trip Through the South

A Tasty Trip Through the South The many cultural styles and flavors that define cuisine in the southern U.S. Is fried chicken the first thing that comes to mind when you think of…

3 Must-Try Caribbean Cocktails

The Caribbean is known for its sun, sand, sea, and…rum. Here are a trio of signature tropical cocktails, their key ingredients in case you want to whip them up at home, and…

7 Super Bowl Dips to Complete Your Party Spread

Delicious Dips for the Super Bowl Tasty blends for dipping chips, veggies, or as a spread Super Bowl parties always highlight delectable dips, and because I really enjoy entertaining aboard my boat,…

Brats, beans, and beer on a boat!

Brats, beans, and beer on a boat! Recipes serve 4 people. Annapolis Yacht Club (AYC) hosts an annual Oktoberfest cruise, where a grill master cooks juicy sausages, complemented by a special cocktail…

Moonlight Delight Cocktail

Moonlight Delight Cocktail Learn how to make a Moonlight Delight cocktail, a Hendrick’s Lunar gin cocktail with ginger beer and lime juice. 8 oz. Hendrick’s Lunar Gin (or other favorite gin) 8 oz.…

How to Store Food on a Boat: Keep Food Fresh

Provision Prep How to keep the food you bring aboard stay fresh and last longer You are craving a bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich while out at anchor, but quickly realize the…

Easy to Make Bowl Recipes

One-bowl Boat Feasts Quick, easy, delicious, and filling meals  Filled with grains or noodles, veggies, and meat, chicken, or fish, one-bowl meals are created to everyone’s individual taste and preference. They require…

How to Make the Best Maryland Crab Cakes

Maryland’s Summer Bounty Crab cake dinner the way they make it on the Bay. My husband, Jim, a native Baltimorean, brought me home to visit his family before we married in 1982.…

How To Make a Perfect Charcuterie Board

Celebrate the Grazing Board A simple way to share a large meal without all the hassle When we are cruising and don’t feel like cooking, we often share a platter of assorted…

Conchin’ Out

Say the word Bahamas and what comes to mind? Many will picture big marlin or gin-clear waters or sugary beaches, or simply sitting in the cockpit enjoying a warm trade wind while…