My fishmonger

My hometown fishmonger goes out every night to lay out fish traps where the Long Son river meets the ocean, and collect them by 11 am in the am.

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I like the fact that the fish are all alive when caught by this method…at least before they got iced up for the market.

 

20151129_132434Cá sủ mỹ và cá dìa20151212_101912On weekends I often try to catch him just as he got off the boat…or on the way to the market. See what he caught for the day…and stock up.20151212_101747Black drum, mullets, and some smaller whitefish…some “brown fish” (cá nâu)…but they are a bit too small today

20151212_115312Lunch!