Category Archives: Seafood

Fresh Mussels

So, I have a confession to make: When I‘ve made mussels at home in the past, I usually start with the frozen stuff from the market. I mean, I still make my own white wine and garlic sauce for cooking … Continue reading

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Another Shrimp Enchilada Recipe

I was in the market, searching the soup section for Cream o’ Chicken Soup for Rich to make his famous Heart Attack Potatoes (I cannot believe I’ve never posted that recipe; next time he makes them, for sure) for a … Continue reading

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Avocado Tuna Curry

I was meeting Barb and Mira for lunch and coffee and a good, long chat. Only thing was, Both Barb and Mira were back on the whole Whole 30 thing. Again. What to bring that would be tasty, tempting, and … Continue reading

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Portuguese(ish) Tuna

Stop! Do not go there. I am fully aware that this is not an authentic Portuguese recipe; I did not take the time to make the pimenta moida (Portuguese red pepper sauce) for the marinade or the finished sauce. I … Continue reading

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Teriyaki Marinated Broiled Salmon

Salmon, marinated for a couple of hours in a tasty teriyaki(ish) sauce, then baked in the oven for a surprisingly short time makes for a very good dinner. INGREDIENTS •1-1/4 cup teriyaki sauce* •1/4 cup Sherry Peppers Sauce** •1 salmon … Continue reading

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Frozen Sea Scallops (And a Curry)

Coming from the Northeast, I’ve always been a bit picky about scallops. If they aren’t really fresh and sweet, I don’t think it worth my time to bother with them. I have been getting them, fresh, at Whole Foods, and, … Continue reading

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Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Here’s a zippy tomato sauce made from scratch (well, made from a good can of whole tomatoes) in under an hour. Don’t care for shrimp? No worries! Use clams, or replace seafood entirely with cooked and crumbled Italian sausage, or, … Continue reading

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Shrimp Burgers

Why be predictable? Sure, and there’s a ton of good burgers out there made from beef or turkey or chicken – this one in particular comes to mind – but don’t ignore sea food. True, these may be more shrimp … Continue reading

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Tuna Dip With Gingered Pickles

We were having a gathering of friends new and old, and the old friends had requested a dinner of Vietnamese marinated ribs with Thai tortellini salad on the side; so I had a kindofa Asian theme running for dinner. Ruth … Continue reading

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Tuna and Pineapple Curry

This is one of those dishes that could be really good, or really terrible… As it turned out, it was really good, but, surprisingly, needed a bit more curry. See, I came across the basis for this recipe on a … Continue reading

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