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Old 12-14-2016, 08:23 PM   #1
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Well I got bored today and decided to go do a little surf fishing ,even though the conditions were less than stellar. I didn't think the pompano fishing would be all that , but was hoping that the whiting would cooperate. They did !
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Old 12-14-2016, 08:26 PM   #2
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Shrimp for bait?
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Old 12-14-2016, 08:44 PM   #3
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One day we need to meet out there. I need to steal some secrets....
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Shrimp for bait?
Fish bites
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Anytime man !
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Old 12-14-2016, 11:18 PM   #6
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Are Whiting good to eat? Easy to prepare?

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Old 12-14-2016, 11:58 PM   #7
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Whiting are very good. Just scale'em , fillet'em ,season'em ,and fry'em.
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Old 12-15-2016, 07:50 AM   #8
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Agreed- "Whiting" which we also called "ground mullet" (no relation to regular mullet) also called "Gulf Kingfish" or "Southern Kingfish" are usually still very active feeders in our winter months when other fish feeding habits slow. The larger specimens are excellent tablefare.
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Actually there are three very similar looking species of kingfish (in the drum family) interchangeably referred to as 'whiting' and 'ground mullet', two are in the box in the pic above: Gulf and Northern ...
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Wow- they are as bad as AJs. Never knew there was a difference in Gulf and Southern! Thanks
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