A Visit to the Fulton Fish Market in Hunts Point

Market Scene: NY

Snapshots from the farmers market.

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Market Scene expert Blake Royer, who you may know as one of The Paupered Chefs, wakes up at the crack of dawn to visit the Fulton Fish Market in Hunts Point, Bronx, where fresh seafood is distributed to restaurants and grocery stores around the city. Not familiar with the 186-year old fish market? Read Blake's overview of the "winding and corrupt" history of "the largest food distribution center in the world."