Category: Seafood

grilled miso salmon

Happy Sunday all! I hope everyone is doing well, staying safe and cooking up a storm like we are. Since the Illinois stay-at-home order was extended through May 30th, I’ve decided to pick up a few new hobbies in my ‘spare’ time to keep me positive and staying […]

smoked fish + cheese party

A tasty dinner party idea featuring smoked salmon, white fish, trout, cheddar, gouda, manchego, feta and more! Oh man guys, this was a yummy, yummy day. As one of our ongoing culinary adventures with friends D & Laura (remember our from scratch pastrami party?) we decided we should […]

coconut shrimp with curry mayo

Please don’t spread this around, but last weekend I had a craving for something light-ish and non-meaty. Don’t worry though, a serious patty melt situation is coming to the blog soon. I thought coconut shrimp sounded yummy so I altered this recipe a bit and added my fave […]

ina garten day!

My obsession with Queen Ina is no secret. I basically want to be the Barefoot Contessa when I grow up (let’s be real, I’d be a more hillbilly version but still) – I want to buy “good” olive oil and “good” dijon mustard, have roast chicken Fridays and […]