Tag Archives: seafood

Fish Tales

From Thailand to Newfoundland, Frying fresh fish has a worldwide appeal I think every coastal culture has a local version of fish with a golden, crunchy coating on the outside and tender, succulent fish under the protective blanket of crust. … Continue reading

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Springtime in Louisiana Means Crawfish Season!- Recipe for Mama’s Crawfish Etouffe

In Louisiana, crawfish season is usually in full swing at Easter. I remember as a child going crawfishing with my daddy and brothers after dinner on Easter Sunday. I would always bring my Easter basket along in case I got … Continue reading

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Quick Jambalaya Perfect for a Holiday Potluck

Jambalaya is the state hotdish of Louisiana. It can be made with  just about any meat or seafood, it’s easy to prepare ahead and gets better the next day after all the flavors marry. Sometimes I make Jambalaya from scratch, … Continue reading

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Lazy Day Crabmeat Crepes

Crabmeat is one of my favorite things to eat anytime of the year. It’s versatile, low calorie and delicious. I even use canned crabmeat in a pinch. Crepes are an easy weekend breakfast that can be whipped up with things … Continue reading

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California Local Food Scene & Recipe for Tilapia with Artichokes and Capers

When hype about a contemporary California-style of cuisine first hit the media in the 1970s, it was a food awakening for the rest of the country. These newfangled local food ways and culinary traditions, however, actually got their start in … Continue reading

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Edible Adventures: A culinary tour of Southern Italy Part 2- Pasta!

In honor of national noodle month, I am featuring a little history of Pasta in Italy. The research was done when I attended a food and wine trade mission a few years ago in Southern Italy. We visited pasta factories, … Continue reading

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Winter Outdoor Cooking- Blackened Tilapia

I know this time of the year, most of you are just itching to get out and grill. I know I have been looking at my gas grill and thinking to myself  it’s time to crank you up baby, I … Continue reading

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