Category Archive: Shell Fish

Classic Crab Cakes and Decunstructed Caramel Apples

Classic Crab Cakes

When a healthy craving strikes I try to satisfy it. My most recent craving was for crab cakes. Well as you know ordering any form of crab in a restaurant makes a huge dent in the wallet so I decided to make my own. While shopping at Costco I found a 1 pound tub of lump …

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Spicy Coconut Shrimp Stew

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Last week I made that “lick your plate clean” amazing Malaysian Lime Coconut Halibut recipe which left me with an open partially used can of light coconut milk. I had seen a recipe in Perfect One – Dish Dinners that called for light coconut milk and since it made 8 servings I simply cut the …

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Roasted Shrimp Cocktail

Roasted Shrimp Cocktail

Shrimp is one of my favorite seafood indulgences so when I saw this recipe in Ina Garten’s Back To Basics cookbook I knew it was going on the menu.Last night I needed an appetizer to take to a friends house so it was the perfect opportunity to try this recipe. Keeping frozen shrimp on hand …

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Jambalaya & Pomi Tomatoes

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I like easy meals that simmer in the slow cooker giving me time to do other things while dinner cooks! Chunks of chicken breasts, green peppers, onions, broth and diced tomatoes go into the slow cooker to simmer.  A few pantry staples like dried basil, oregano, Tabasco sauce and cayenne pepper add heat and flavor for …

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Shrimp with Cilantro & Lime

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This is one of those quick and easy recipes that goes together in just minutes! The end result seems like you went to a lot of fuss. Lime juice, cumin, fresh garlic and just a touch of ginger get it started. At the end fresh cilantro and grated lime rind finish it off with with …

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