Category Archives: seafood

Shrimp Scampi

Tweet   As demonstrated in the recent post for shrimp and grits, shrimp are now in regular rotation. Since the Vegetarian loves pasta more than nearly any other food (potatoes might be a close second), it only seems fitting to … finish reading Shrimp Scampi

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Wild Patagonian Shrimp and Grits

Tweet   The Vegetarian is coming out of her (seafood) shell, much like the patagonian wild shrimp I cooked came out of theirs before getting sauteed into a quick shrimp and grits, the yellow variety (More on that here). Yes, … finish reading Wild Patagonian Shrimp and Grits

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A Salmon Tale

Tweet I promised my self readers that I would start blogging more, as the past few months have seen quite a decline. As of yesterday I began a vacation in Bodega Bay, California, which is located about 20 miles west … finish reading A Salmon Tale

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Moules Dijonnaise

Tweet   Only a day after a writing a blog post on the survival of printed cookbooks I am posting about a recipe I found online. Does this mean I’ve suddenly abandoned cookbooks? No way. It only means that Serious … finish reading Moules Dijonnaise

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Mussels with Spicy Red Sauce

Tweet Yesterday I posted a recipe for some braised chicken thighs which required a cup of crushed canned tomatoes. Since I was sitting with almost a full can of tomatoes, I needed to figure out what to do with them. … finish reading Mussels with Spicy Red Sauce

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Shrimp & Tofu Red Curry

Tweet Sometimes simple is delicious.  If you enjoy Thai (and other Asian foods) as much as I do, you’ll probably enjoy this, and maybe even start making curry at home rather than fork out $10/dish from your local Thai joint.  … finish reading Shrimp & Tofu Red Curry

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Quick White Wine Mussels

Tweet If you look back to yesterday’s post of Red Wine and Radicchio Risotto, I mentioned that I would be posting a few other dishes that I made that night for a mini-dinner-party.  This is what we ate for our … finish reading Quick White Wine Mussels

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