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Exciting Off-Season Fishing Charter in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Once the summer is winding down, you may think it's too late to book a charter fishing boat for your autumn or winter trip to the Alabama Gulf Coast.  Fortunately, that's not so!  Class Act Charters offers Gulf Shores fishing charters for fall and winter deep sea fishing.  Our winters are mild, and we enjoy going out fishing all year long, season after season.  If you're planning to visit South Alabama in autumn or winter instead of summer, you can still have a great time deep sea fishing.  Class Act Charters hosts off-season charter fishing for families, business trips, and anyone else who doesn't want to wait until summer for some exciting deep sea fishing.

Benefits of Off-Season Deep Sea Fishing in Gulf Shores, AL

Summer is our busy season in Gulf Shores, primarily because that's when most people tend to vacation on Alabama's Gulf Coast.  There's no denying our summer fishing is amazing-- red snapper season, anyone?-- but that doesn't mean you can't also have a fantastic fishing experience in September, October, November, December, through to spring.  The people who live here, including the captains and crew at Class Act Charters, know that there's not a bad season for fishing on the Gulf of Mexico, as long as the weather permits.  

Perks of Fishing in the Off-Season:

  • Comfortable Temperatures
    Summers in South Alabama can be incredibly hot, humid, and sticky, but we typically have beautiful, less humid weather in fall, and our winters are generally very comfortable.  Those sensitive to excessive heat may prefer charter fishing in the cooler seasons, and if you're traveling from somewhere snowy or freezing, a coastal Alabama winter might almost feel like spring!
  • Different Species of Fish to Target
    In autumn and winter, the Gulf of Mexico cools.  This causes certain species of fish to retreat to deeper waters, but others actually come closer to shore.  Anglers fishing off the coast of Gulf Shores in the off-season can catch amberjack, flounder, Spanish mackerel, mullet, grouper, sheepshead, redfish, triggerfish, and more (depending on when you're fishing).  With a fishing guide at your side, you can also still have fun with the catch and release of fish that are out of season.  There's always something biting, every month of the year!  
  • Less Competition
    The off-season allows a unique opportunity to fish with less competition.  That means greater availability of time slots, so you can more easily secure the day and time that works best for you.  (Weekends can still book up quickly, though, so it's always a good idea to plan ahead and book early.)  Less competition also means there are significantly fewer anglers on the water going after the big fish.  In your time off the water, you'll find that there are noticeably fewer tourists in Gulf Shores in the autumn and winter-- good news for people who like to avoid traffic, crowds, and long lines!  

There's plenty of fun to be had and fish to be caught in the Gulf Coast's cooler so-called "off-season".  It's a unique experience and a breath of fresh air to tide you over until spring.  Hooking a fish on a bright winter's day in Gulf Shores is especially sweet when you consider that if you were home, you'd probably be stuck indoors, avoiding the freezing weather!

Book Your Fall or Winter Fishing Trip in Gulf Shores, AL!

Interested in doing a little fishing on the Alabama Gulf Coast this autumn or winter?  Class Act Charters would love to welcome you aboard for some exciting off-season angling!  Boo now or give us a call to discuss how we can accommodate you.    


Come Aboard for the 2022 Alabama Red Snapper Season!
Come Aboard for the 2022 Alabama Red Snapper Season!

The 2022 Alabama red snapper season is coming up soon!  If you're hoping to hook some delicious red snapper, Class Act Charters would be delighted to host you or your group on one of our safe and comfortable charter fishing boats.  It's always a good idea to book early during this high-demand fishing season, so don't delay!

Red Snapper Fishing in Orange Beach and Gulf Shores

This year, the Alabama red snapper season will open on Wednesday, June 1st. and run will continuously everyday through August 18

Class Act Charters' 6-hour or 8-hour fishing trips give you the perfect opportunity to catch some red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico, this year.  We also offer longer fishing trips, if you're feeling more ambitious.  

Alabama Fishing Beyond the Red Snapper

So, what do you do when you've caught your daily limit of snapper?  Don't worry; there are plenty more fish in the sea, and we can help you find them!  

The warm waters of the Alabama Gulf Coast are full of fun and exciting species to catch-- fish like Spanish mackerel, mullet, cobia, amberjack, and pompano, for example.  Have something specific in mind?  Let us know in advance what you're hoping to catch, and we'll do our best to hook you up!  Whatever's biting when you take your charter fishing trip, our captains and crew will give you a great day of salt air and fishing fun.  

If you're ready to schedule your next deep sea fishing trip right away, give us a call or book online.  


Spring Break 2022: Charter Fishing in Orange Beach, AL
Spring Break 2022: Charter Fishing in Orange Beach, AL

Looking for some fun for the whole family for Spring Break 2022?  Class Act Charters invites you aboard our two charter fishing boats for an amazing deep sea fishing trip in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, AL!  

You probably already know that the Alabama Gulf Coast is a great place for a family vacation.  With our beautiful white-sand beaches, a family-friendly atmosphere, delicious local seafood, and tons of activities to choose from, you just can't go wrong with a family trip to Orange Beach or Gulf Shores.  While you're down here, don't miss out on the thrilling experience of a charter fishing trip!

Have a Spring Break Adventure with Deep Sea Fishing!

After a challenging last couple of years, we're all ready to get out and have some fun.  Make the most of Spring Break 2022 by taking a deep sea charter fishing trip into the Gulf of Mexico!  It's the perfect opportunity to make unforgettable memories with your family-- and everyone's welcome aboard our boats, including kids of all ages.  

Spring Break is the perfect time for fishing on the Gulf Coast!  

During the winter, there's less fishing, so spring fishing is often more plentiful than other times of year.  The water's warming up, and the fish are active!  This time of year, there are all sorts of exciting fish to catch in our Gulf waters, such as cobias, speckled trout, gray triggerfish, pompano, and amberjack, to name just a few.  You're sure to have an excellent day of fishing with our friendly, experienced captains and crew!

 

Interested in booking a trip?  To book right away, give us a call or book online, or if you want more information, check out the types of fishing trips we host.  We're happy to answer any questions you have, and we offer customized trips, if you have something specific in mind.

 


6 Reasons That Fall Is A Great Time to Fish the Gulf Of Mexico
6 Reasons That Fall Is A Great Time to Fish the Gulf Of Mexico

Football and hunting seasons reign supreme during the fall, causing many anglers to spend less time on the water. But fall is actually one of the best times for deep sea fishing! From cooler weather to fewer boats on the water, there are some great reasons that you shouldn’t hang up your line come September - or ever! The Gulf of Mexico has some of the best deep sea fishing in the ocean year-round, and the latter months provide their own unique fishing experience. And, Class Act Charters can make your fall fishing trip experience a memorable and cherished one.

Here are 6 reasons that fall is a great time to fish the Gulf of Mexico with Class Act Charters.

1. The Weather is Fine

Fall brings with it the end of the summer - and that means cooler weather. It’s a pleasant change to spend several hours on the open sea without fighting the blistering heat of the summer sun. Plus, less sweaty hands means a tighter grip on your fishing pole.

2. Less Intense Sunshine

Speaking of the summer sun, it can be intense. But during the fall the sun shines lower in the sky, making its impact a bit less intrusive. This can also cut down on glare in the water, making it easier to see and follow fish.

3. The Gulf Is Yours

The water traffic during the fall and winter is considerably less than in other months. That means that the Gulf is yours for the taking! Enjoy prime spots and less competition when you fish the Gulf of Mexico during the fall.

4. Plenty of Fish

During the fall you can still catch plenty of fish in the Gulf of Mexico! Amberjack, grouper, wahoos, and king mackerel are common catches during the fall and early winter. Each of these puts up a good fight and tastes delicious on your plate fried or grilled. Amberjack takes a little more effort to season to perfection.

5. A Bigger Catch

Speaking of great catches, fall is the best time to catch the biggest fish of the year. That’s because large predators begin to gorge on baitfish that are moving inland into warmer waters. By searching for foraging birds on the water, we’re able to find large schools of fish and that’s when the hunters become the hunted.

6. You Can Still Catch The Game

We know that football is a fall staple. We love it, too! That’s why The Class Act - our large namesake vessel - has satellite TV with local channels so you never have to miss a play. Plus, there’s a grill on board so that you can cook your famous football BBQ while you fish! It’s the best of both worlds!

Spring and summer are the most popular times for deep sea fishing - but that doesn’t mean they’re necessarily the best! There’s lots of fun to be had out on the water year-round, and especially during the latter months. Let Class Act Charters man the wheel as you spend a cool autumn day fishing the wide-open Gulf of Mexico. Book your trip today before the season is over!


2019 Snapper Recipes
2019 Snapper Recipes

Did you know that according to the American Heart Association it is recommended to eat fish at least twice a week and red snapper is an excellent healthy choice! With Red Snapper season just ending, it is time to cook up the Red Snapper you caught for these yummy recipes! 
 
Our first recipe recommendation is baked red snapper with garlic and herbs.
 
Time & Serving size— 
• Total: 25 mins • Prep: 10 mins • Cook: 15 mins • Yield: 2 Servings—easily double or triple for a family meal 
Ingredients— 
• 2 (6 to 8-ounce) red snapper fillets • 4 tablespoons butter • 1 medium clove garlic (pressed or minced) • 3 to 4 drops Worcestershire sauce • 1/2 teaspoon Creole or Cajun seasoning (or your own favorite seasoning blend, with salt) • 1/8 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper • 1 to 2 teaspoons fresh parsley (minced) • Optional: 1 teaspoon chives (snipped, fresh or frozen) • 3 to 4 tablespoons plain breadcrumbs (or seasoned bread crumbs) • Optional: 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese (freshly grated) 
 
Instructions— 
1. Gather ingredients  2. Preheat the oven to 400° F 3. Spray baking dish with butter-flavored nonstick cooking spray and then place inside the snapper fillets  4. Place melt butter with garlic, Worcestershire sauce, Creole seasoning blend, pepper, parsley, and chives in a skillet for 2 minutes over low heat; in order, to blend flavors.  5. Brush both sides of fish fillets with the butter and herb mixture.  6. Toss the breadcrumbs with the remaining butter mixture and we recommend Parmesan cheese as well for additional flavor! 7. Sprinkle the breadcrumbs over the fillets.  8. Bake in the oven for about 12-15 minutes depending on the thickness of the fillets. If done the fish will be nontransparent and flake easily with a fork. 
Craving tropical fruit? This next dish is a healthy mouthwatering meal that includes baking orange juice in red snapper, easily feeding a family of four.  
 
Ingredients— 
• 2 pounds of red snapper fillets • 1/4 cup Florida’s Natural® Orange Juice • 1 teaspoon orange zest • 2 tablespoons melted butter • 2 tablespoons freshly chopped basil • Salt and pepper to taste 
 
Instructions— 
1. Place red snapper fillets in a single layer in a well-greased baking pan. 2. Combine orange juice and remaining ingredients and pour over fish. 3. Bake in 350° F oven for 30-40 minutes, or until fish flakes easily when tested with a fork. 4. Decorate a serving plate with orange slices and sprinkle chopped basil over snapper. Serve with rice. 
Our last red snapper recipe includes using an oven or grill. So, feel free to crank up the grill this summer to enjoy red snapper fillets with coriander butter. 
 
Time & Serving size— 
• 20 mins.  • 4 servings 
 
Ingredients— 
• 4 boneless red snapper fillets with skin, about 6 ounces each (see note) •  Salt and freshly ground pepper to preference • 2 tablespoons olive oil • 2 tablespoons butter • 2 tablespoons finely chopped shallots or scallions • 1 tablespoon lemon juice • 1 tablespoon soy sauce • 2 tablespoons finely chopped coriander 
 
Instructions— 
1. Place the red snapper fillets on a platter, sprinkle with salt and pepper and brush each side with olive oil. 
2. Heat oven broiler or grill to high. 
3. Melt the butter in a saucepan, add the shallots, lemon juice, soy sauce, and coriander. 
Bring to a simmer, transfer to a small blender or food processor and blend to a fine texture. Keep warm. 
4. If the snapper is to be broiled in an oven, place the fillets skin side down on the broiler 
pan and place it about 4 inches from the heat. Leaving the door ajar, cook 3 to 4 
minutes without turning the fish. Do not overcook. If the fish fillets are to be cooked on 
a hot grill, place them skin side up and cook about 2 1/2 minutes. Turn and cook skin 
side down for about 2 minutes more. Do not overcook. Pour the coriander butter over the fillets and serve immediately. 


Spring Fishing
Spring Fishing

Sparkling-white sandy beaches and the beautiful blue-green waters of our Orange Beach area attract millions of visitors each year. From parasailing or kayaking to simply laying in the hot sun, there are many fun activities available for people of all ages to enjoy.

Did you know that the Gulf Coast also offers some of the best spring fishing in the entire world? As the waters along our area begin to warm up, many types of fish migrate back into the area, allowing people to catch an ice-chest full of fish onshore and offshore. Cobia, Speckled Trout, Gray Trigger Fish, Pompano and Amberjack are just a few of the fish you can catch during the upcoming season.

Cobias migrate through the area in late March and April. You often catch them by sight fishing, where you trick them into eating your bait, a fun method to ask your deck mate about! Cobias are white fish that have a clean and buttery flavor. The fish has high oil content, helping it not dry out no matter how you prepare it.

Speckled trout have a slight flakey and very meaty texture. They are most commonly caught in the shallow bays and tend to move into deeper bay waters as temperatures decline during the fall. These delicious fish are frequently caught with shrimp.

Gray Triggerfish are great to fish for during the spring as the season opens on March 1st and closes by the end of May, making it a true spring fish. Gray Triggerfish primarily feast on bottom dwellers like shrimp, crabs, sea urchins, and sand dollars. The flavor is clean and uniquely sweet when cooked with a taste and texture similar to that of a crab.

Pompano appear in May and stay through October. They frequent the surf zone where the waves break in “suds” on the beach. They feed on sand fleas (Mole Crabs) that live in the area. Some call it “the world’s most edible fish” due to its flat-bodied, pan-sized shape that makes it easy to eat whole. The fish meat is pearly white, with a moderate fat content. It has a sweet, mild flavor that is firm, but finely flaked.

Best to hook during April and May, Amberjack are thick and meaty and are a favorite cooked blackened. They are known as “sea donkeys” because they are some of the toughest fighters in the Gulf. They enjoy swimming around ground structures like oil and gas platforms.

By the time May rolls around, taking a deep sea fishing trip can lead to a good number of the fish mentioned above. But, that’s not all you can catch during the spring and early summer!

Make the most of spring fishing by booking a trip with Class Act Charters! Our knowledgeable captain and crew will help you navigate the gulf and find where the fish are biting. Regardless of your group size, ages, or budget, we can accommodate your needs to provide you with the fishing experience of a lifetime!

Don’t forget a recipe for the Cobia that you’re bound to catch! Try out one of our favorites:

Cobia with Lemon Caper Sauce

INGREDIENTS

1/3-cup all-purpose flour

1/4-teaspoon salt

1/4-teaspoon pepper

1 1/4-lb. cobia, cut into 4 pieces

2 tablespoons olive oil

1/3-cup dry white wine

1/2-cup reduced-sodium chicken broth

2 tablespoons lemon juice

1-tablespoon capers, rinsed, drained

1-tablespoon chopped fresh Italian parsley

STEPS

1. In shallow dish, stir flour, salt and pepper. Coat fish pieces in flour mixture

(reserve remaining flour mixture). In 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat oil over

medium-high heat. Place coated fish in oil. Cook 8 to 10 minutes, turning halfway

through cooking, until fish flakes easily with fork; remove from heat. Lift fish

from skillet to serving platter with slotted spatula (do not discard drippings);

keep warm.

2. Heat skillet (with drippings) over medium heat. Stir in 1 tablespoon reserved

flour mixture; cook and stir 30 seconds. Stir in wine: cook about 30 seconds or

until thickened and slightly reduced. Stir in chicken broth and lemon juice; cook

and stir 1 to 2 minutes until sauce is smooth and slightly thickened. Stir in capers.

3. Serve sauce over fish; sprinkle with parsley.


Cast a Line for Spring Break 2019
Cast a Line for Spring Break 2019

Spring Break 2019 is just around the corner. Soon, the Alabama Gulf Coast will be
swarming with families eager to experience warm southern skies while dipping their toes
into the Gulf of Mexico’s temperate waters. With your family or friends in tow, what’s
one of the best ways to experience it? That’s right, Deep Sea Fishing! Here in Orange
Beach, we know a thing or two about how to experience the Alabama Gulf Coast the
right way.


Deep Sea Fishing is a fun activity enjoyed by people of all ages. Unlike other activities
such as kayaking, paddle boarding, or parasailing, which some ages may not be able or
desire to participate in, Deep Sea Fishing has something for everyone. Whether you are
want to soak up the sun, cast a line, or simply want to sit in a
chair, drink a beer, and enjoy wathcing your family or friends fish, a charter trip is the perfect way
to relax and unplug from the world ashore.


The spring season is an exceptional time to deep sea fish because as the water
temperatures warm up, so do the fish. Due to the small amount of fishing done in the
winter months, fish are also often more plentiful in the spring. During the spring, you can
catch a myriad of fish, such as:


Cobias, which migrate through the area in late March and April, are some of the
most fun. You often catch them by sight fishing, where you coax them into eating
your bait. Be sure to ask a deck mate about this method!


Speckled trout bite best in the spring and fall and are frequently caught with
shrimp.

Other fish we often catch include King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Vermilion Snapper,
White Snapper, Red Fish, Sheepshead, Flounder, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi Mahi, and
Amberjacks.


As a family owned and operated business, Class Act Charters ensures fun for all ages.
We love seeing families and friends come together for quality time, making memories
that last a lifetime. With our experienced captains and deck mates, we provide you with a
completely customized day, offering half and full days filled with adventures on the sea.
If you’re looking to catch enough fish to fill the freezer at home, feed you while on your
vacation, or simply catch and release, we have you covered.


Make plans to join us this Spring Break on a deep sea fishing trip of a lifetime. Call us to book your customized trip today: (251) 391-0935.


Parmesan Crusted Flounder Meuniere
Parmesan Crusted Flounder Meuniere

When it comes to cooking fish, many people find themselves stuck on one go-to fish that works with the preparation method they’ve mastered. Mix it up. Just because a recipe says salmon, that shouldn’t always be your choice. Be flexible enough that you base your recipe on something new from time-to-time.

This recipe is great for flounder, but can be changed for your favorite (or most readily available) type of fish!

Parmesan Crusted Flounder Meunière (serves 6)

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs skinless, boneless flounder filets
  • 16 trimmed asparagus spears
  • 2 tbsp drained capers
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • 1/2 lb Louisiana jumbo lump crabmeat
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • vegetable oil spray
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 cast iron skillets

Preparation

Fry the capers in 2 tablespoons of olive oil on medium high heat until crispy. (They are like buds, so they’re done when they’re open.) Drain well. Cook the asparagus in salted boiling water for 3 minutes and shock in iced water. Season the filets lightly with salt and pepper. Spray filets liberally with vegetable spray and dredge liberally in grated Parmesan. Preheat 2 large cast iron skillets. Add a tablespoon each of oil and butter. Place the flounder, cheese side down, in the skillets. Cook on medium heat for 3 minutes and – very important – don’t turn until a golden brown crust forms. Use a spatula to lift edge to check if brown. Turn and continue cooking for an additional 3 minutes. Transfer to 2 pie tins or baking sheet and put it in a 250-degree oven. Drain the oil from the skillet and place it back on the fire on medium-to-high heat. Add 2 tablespoons of butter. Stir until butter browns and foams. (Don’t let it burn.) Add the parsley and crabmeat and remove from heat. Heat asparagus and divide it onto four plates. Place the flounder on top of the asparagus spears, sprinkle with the fried capers, and spoon the brown butter over the fish.

 


Catching Amberjack
Catching Amberjack

Snapper season ended July 21st so we’re looking forward to the next season – which is Amberjack! Amberjack season for 2018 begins August 1st and runs through October 31st. Anglers love fishing for amberjack in Orange Beach. The thrill of a big amberjack pulling and bending your rod is pure adrenaline, even for the most experienced fishermen. These big fish commonly weigh 20-40 pounds with some weighing near 70-100 pounds.

Triggerfish is another target for this season. Triggerfish are abundant in nearshore and offshore locations. They compete in the same habitat preferred by red snapper and gag grouper. While they normally prefer to stay towards the bottom, they will rise up in the water column to get your bait on the way down. The adults drift along the bottom either alone or in groups while the juveniles drift at the surface.

Amberjack and triggerfish can be cooked many ways, if you choose to keep and eat them. Many people prefer a stronger seasoning when cooking amberjack due to its strong taste but marinating it properly is a treat for the taste buds. Find great recipes for both amberjack and triggerfish below.

Book your trip with Class Act Charters to chase amberjack, triggerfish and much more this season! We have 4-18 hour and 2 day trips available. Whether you’re taking the family or friends, you’ll enjoy your time with us and we look forward to meeting you!

Lemon Butter Amberjack Recipe

https://eatsimplefood.com/lemon-butter-amberjack-fish/

Grilled Triggerfish w/ Red Wine Butter Sauce

http://thelocalpalate.com/recipes/grilled-triggerfish-with-red-wine-butter-sauce/


5 Great Flounder Recipes
5 Great Flounder Recipes

The time to catch flounder is best from March to November so it’s a great time to try a new recipe with family and friends after your fishing trip! Need to fill your freezer with freshly caught fish so you can prepare delicious meals at home? Give us a call at 251-391-0935 and book a trip this summer!

Flounder is a lean, flaky white fish with a firm texture and a mild, sweet taste. While its often served sautéed, there are a variety of ways to prepare this tasty fish, which makes for a delicious lunch or dinner option. Enjoy!

Baked Flounder with Parmesan Crumbs

Here’s a great, fast and easy flounder recipe to add to your list. Freshly grated parmesan is added to the breadcrumbs to form a tasty buttery topping for this flaky, mild fish. Cooking time is just 15 minutes!

Crispy Flounder and Roasted Tomatoes

Flounder gets a golden crunch from panko and capers give the tomatoes a kick in this quick and easy dinner recipe.

Hoisin Flounder

Here’s another quick and easy flounder recipe perfect to prepare on busy weeknights but also special enough to savor on a weekend. Serve over brown rice with snow peas to complete the meal.

Crab Stuffed Flounder

This recipe is a delicious combo of crab meat, celery, onion and a great combination of seasonings which compliments the flounder beautifully.

Pan-Fried Flounder

This 5-star recipe spotlighted on FoodNation with Bobby Flay has a piccata vibe with citrusy lemon, creamy butter and capers. Make extra because you’re going to want seconds!

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