Category: Fish-Shellfish

Tempura Calamari [fried squid]

tempura calamari

tempura calamari

Calling all calamari lovers! This calamari recipe rocks!  see recipe

Lemon Pepper Tilapia

lemon pepper tilapia

lemon pepper tilapia

Serves 2 plus a little for reserve. Yummy and healthy baked tilapia dish. see recipe

Shrimp Etouffee

Ingredients:

  • 1 stick butter
  • 1/2 cup mixed peppers (frozen Ok)
  • 1 cup of chopped onions
  • 1 tsp. sea salt
  • 1 tsp. pepper
  • 6 chopped green onions
  • 1 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 3 tsp. garlic, pressed
  • 3  tbsp. flour
  • 3 chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1 lb shrimp, deveined (baby shrimp work well in this recipe)
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 tsp. Creole seasoning (any Cajun seasoning is good)
  • 1/4 cup sliced white mushrooms
  • 2 cups white rice

 Directions:

  1. Prepare rice according to packaging instructions.
  2. Melt butter in pot (medium/high heat).
  3. Add onions, garlic, peppers and cayenne pepper.
  4. Saute until onions are transparent, up to ten minutes.
  5. Stir in flour for about one minute.
  6. Add shrimp, stir for another minute.
  7. Add water and stir constantly.
  8. Allow it to come to a boil.
  9. Stir in chicken bullion cubes, salt, pepper, mushrooms and creole seasoning.
  10. Cook  for an additional 5 minutes.
  11. Add chopped green onions.
  12. Serve hot with a scoop of rice on top!

Crawfish Etouffee

crawfish etouffee

crawfish etouffee

Crawfish Etouffee made simple.  see recipe

New England Clam Chowder

new england clam chowder

new england clam chowder

New England Clam Chowder is one of the most popular soups in the US!  see recipe

Pesto Tuna Salad Sandwiches

Feel like switching things up a bit! Try this tasty tuna twist! Pesto, meet Tuna, Tuna, meet Pesto. Makes 4 sandwiches. see recipe

Lobstah Roll [hot lobster sandwich]

lobster rolls

lobster rolls

It’s almost impossible to go to a restaurant in New England and NOT see this on a menu. Makes two small lobster rolls. see recipe

Whole Belly Clams [fried]

fried whole belly clams

fried whole belly clams

My husband is pretty much obsessed with these things. If he spots them on a menu, they’ll sure enough appear at our table.  see recipe

Salmon with Bearnaise

salmon bearnaise

Guys, here’s a simple dinner idea that will impress the ladies. Asparagus goes well on the side of this. Serves 2. see recipe

Panko Fried Shrimp [Japanese Style]

panko shrimp

panko shrimp

Here’s a quick and easy fried shrimp recipe that goes great with a teriyaki dipping sauce. see recipe

Fish Stick Sandwich

fish stick sandwich

fish stick sandwich

Quick and simple fish stick sandwich. makes 2.
see recipe

Fried Crab & Avocado Wontons [by Featured Foodie "A Couple in the Kitchen"]

fried crab avocado wontons

These little wontons are packed full of yummy goodness! If you like our avocado eggrolls, you’ll treasure this award winning recipe from Chris & Amy at A Couple in the Kitchen! Thanks, guys! Serves 4-6 as an appetizer. see recipe

Thai Shrimp Pasta

An exotic dinner for four, under 10 dollars!
see recipe

Party Platter Recipe (Tuna Salad Crisps)

tuna salad triscuit

tuna salad triscuit

This quick tuna salad (finger food) recipe is perfect for an afternoon snack. Kid and Adult approved! Serves 6!
see recipe

Sea Scallops for 2

Ready in under ten minutes! see recipe

Easy Baja Fish Taco Recipe

Fish Stick Tacos

Fish Stick Tacos

Dinner for four under 10 bucks! Not bad!
see recipe

Island Style Poke

island style poke sashimi

island style poke sashimi

Simple Poke Sashimi recipe! Check this out! You’ll feel like you’re on an island vacation!
see recipe

Summer Lobster Lollipops (with real lobstah!)

Yep, you read that right! Next time you are having a cocktail party and want to impress your company, try this lobster lollipop recipe for a real treat! Serves 4.
see recipe

Pasta-Toss-Ins [Accessorize your Pasta!]

pastaPasta is a Simple Recipe staple! There’s just so much that you can do with it. Check out our list of traditional and innovative pasta sauces and pasta-toss-ins. see recipe

Feta-rrific Pasta

Feta Pasta

Feta Pasta

Happy accident! Didn’t have much to work with in the fridge, but someone helped himself to a third helping, I’m just saying! Serves 4.
see recipe

Veggie Leek Stir Fry

simple stir fry

simple stir fry

Need to use up some extra leeks? Try this simple leek stir fry recipe!
see recipe

Calamari with Banana Peppers

calamari with banana peppers

Calamari with Banana Peppers

Quick and simple bistro style calamari! The chopped banana peppers add just the right touch of tang! Must try! Serves 4!
see recipe

Light & Quick Fish Fry

Try this super simple five step fish fry/bake for supper! Serves 2.
see recipe

Stuffed Casino

baked clams

baked clams

Simple baked/stuffed clams recipe! Serves 4-6.
see recipe

Shrimp Ceviche

shrimp ceviche

shrimp ceviche

Buenos Dias! Fresh ceviche is a spectacular appetizer and so easy to make in advance! If you have leftover pico de gallo salsa, use here in place of tomatoes and onion. This recipe serves 4.
see recipe

Grilled Tilapia Verde

This fish will melt in your mouth!  Try it with the Lemon Parsley drizzle!  Recipe for 2!
see recipe

Tuna Salad (Light)

tuna salad

tuna salad

Try this yummy and quite crunchy tuna recipe with your next sandwich, lettuce wrap, pita pocket or as a dip with chips! Makes 4 sandwiches, or dip for 6.
see recipe

Seared Sesame Tuna

seared sesame tuna steaks

seared sesame tuna steaks

Got sushi on the brain? Try this light and simple recipe as an appetizer or main course star! Great salad topper too! Serves 2!
see recipe

Buffalo Shrimp w/ Bleu Cheese Crumbles

buffalo shrimp recipe

buffalo shrimp

Kick it up a notch with buffalo-style shrimp appetizer. Deep fryer recommended, however a fry pan will suffice. Serves 4! see recipe

Simple Salmon

salmon

salmon

A simple, classic, healthy and certainly delicious method for cooking fresh salmon. see recipe