Category Archives: Seafood

Low Country Boil (aka Frogmore Stew, aka Shrimp with Potatoes and Corn)

Every so often my mother-in-law Ellen will make us a big ol’ one-pot dish that goes a little something like this: Boil water Add seasoning to water Add veggies to water Add shrimp to water Drain, eat I always just … Continue reading

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Honey Mustard and Pecan-Crusted Alaskan Salmon

On occasion, I find the need to “re-set” my recipe searches and get back to the basics. I am so accustomed to searching for unique dishes that have lots of ingredients, that I often forget the “meat + starch + … Continue reading

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Sage Butter Gnocchi with Shrimp

Warning: Buttery, rich, decadent, carb-loaded recipe ahead. Sage butter is like a long-time friend to me, and its wonderful that only two flavors are able to meld and marry so perfectly that an entire dish can be arranged around them. … Continue reading

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Pita Pizza with Pesto and Prosciutto

One of my go-to meals recently has been flatbread pita pizza. These aren’t traditional pizzas with marinara and cheese, but rather creative little recipes packed with bold and unique flavors. I’ve found that you can really spin these in any … Continue reading

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Easy Shrimp Scampi

This dish has summer written all over it. I’m a big pasta fan, and I recently went in search of a pasta recipe that steered past a classic red sauce. While a white sauce generally seems to be the next … Continue reading

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Shrimp Quesadillas with Spinach, Mushrooms and Goat Cheese

I received a Cuisinart Griddler for Christmas in 2006. Although I don’t use the Griddler often, it is easily one of my favorite and most versatile kitchen appliances. Kansas weather makes an electric grill an indispensable item – steaks and … Continue reading

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Salmon with Sage Butter

I have an awesome co-worker named Charles who sits directly across from me. Like a co-worker match made in heaven, Charles and I both love to cook. Every single day, several times a day, we talk about what we made … Continue reading

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