Category Archive: Shell Fish

Classic Crab Cakes

Classic Crab Cakes

 The recipe was perfect. In fact just typing up this post is making me want these all over again. So flavorful, satisfying and low calorie! Classic Crab Cakes 2 slices whole wheat bread, cut into little pieces, trim off crust and discard 1 tablespoon non fat milk 1 tablespoon reduced fat mayo made with olive …

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Spicy Coconut Shrimp Stew

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Light, fresh, flavorful and low calorie – this Thai inspired recipe is going on the menu again soon. Spicy Coconut Shrimp Stew 3 lb. jumbo (21 to 25 per lb.) shrimp, peeled and deveined Kosher salt 2 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil 1 large red bell pepper, sliced into very thin 1-1/2-inch-long strips 4 scallions, thinly …

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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

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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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