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A Permit is essentially a big ol’ Florida pompano and, like its little cousin, you are not likely to find it at your local fish market – if you want to eat Permit, you’ll have to catch your own. Permit are delicious to eat but are far better when on the smaller side. With its firm, fleshy white fillets, the permit is just perfect for many of your favorite fish recipes, and it is also very tasty on the grill!

Permit Fishing – Chasing the Legend of the Flats

Permit Fishing – Inshore Nirvana   The Permit is one of the most prized game species of the western Atlantic ocean and perhaps the best shallow-water sport fish in the world. Permit are silvery in general, with laterally compressed (flat) bodies and a bluish-green tint on the upper part of the body and a yellow/gold underbelly or breast. They are also distinguished by their large sickle-shaped tails and dorsal/anal fins. If you’ve ever fished for Permit you will not soon… Read More »