Category: Food

October 22, 2018 Food

Fall is back, which means comfort food and cool weather is right around the corner. It’s the season for pumpkin everything, costume parties and spicy seafood linguine. Didn’t expect that last one? Then you’re definitely doing fall wrong. The crisp weather brings many dishes into the spotlight, especially seafood entrees that are often too heavy…

September 25, 2018 Food, Marker 32

Whether it’s a fabulous charcuterie board or an indulgent pasta dish, there’s simply nothing better than an assortment of cheese to bring your meal to the next level. Whether you read the menu at Marker 32 or take a look at the appetizer options at Valley Smoke, cheese is prominently featured in many of our…

August 10, 2018 Food

  Low-carb definitely doesn’t mean no-carb, but it’s always a good idea to veer toward fresh, healthy seafood, meat and produce. Although not all carbs are processed, they can have the same effect and ultimately don’t have as much flavor and freshness as seafood and veggies. Marker 32 features seasonal seafood and produce, so sticking…

May 12, 2018 Food, Marker 32

  Spring is here! The weather is warming up, the sea breezes are blowing in, and seafood is all the rage again. The perks of living in Jacksonville are endless, whether that be enjoying coastal views and salty beach air all year long or getting some of the freshest seafood in the country, we’re pretty…

April 4, 2018 Food, Marker 32

When it comes to oysters, eating technique important! The last thing you want is to look like an amateur. There’s a right way and a wrong way, and we’re here to help you slurp ‘em like a pro. There’s just something so irresistible about a plump, juicy oyster and a pint of beer or glass…

March 12, 2018 Food

Since we live in Jacksonville, Florida, the main indication of changing seasons is the food. Winter comes and goes and we barely notice. When it’s warm year round, seasonal menu changes at local restaurants are a Floridian’s way of knowing the seasons have changed. Since it’s almost spring, expect a shift in menu soon. As…

January 18, 2018 Food, Marker 32

Most of us spend a great deal of time and energy trying to build happy and healthy lives for ourselves and our families. To get yourself into a state of positive wellness, this requires having your mind and body in a place where you’re comfortable and accepting of your current state. Health requires exercise, but…

November 17, 2017 Food, Marker 32, Occasions

Thanksgiving is just the beginning of the crazy holiday season. Between cooking all day, Black Friday shopping and watching the parades, it’s incredibly easy to get overwhelmed and take advantage of your time with family and friends. If you have family staying with you or you’re hosting dinner, we know it can be hectic. This…

September 28, 2017 Food, Marker 32, Qualities

From feel-good foods to exquisite holiday dishes, fall seems to be when everyone’s kitchen is working in overdrive. No matter what you’re making, seasonal herbs will spice up your favorite foods and take you from a smoldering summer into the cool, hearty fall season. From meats, drinks and dessert, here are a few ways to…

August 13, 2017 Food, Marker 32

Whenever a dozen oysters are served to a table full of people there’s always at least one extremely awkward and confused person. “How the heck do I eat this thing?” That brings us to the question…is there a proper way to eat oysters? Whether you’re dining at a five-star restaurant or kicking back at a…