Seafood Salad….(Worthy Of The Holidays)

> > > Before I went to get some last-minute shopping done this morning, I contemplated my probable food-intake for the next two days. It downed on me that if I don’t want to gain at least 10 lbs over the holidays, I must offset the gluttony with sensible breakfasts and luncheons, so I started […]

Grilled Seafood Salad – Baby Octopus, Squid And Shrimp On Romaine In Honey/Lime Yogurt Dressing

> After a recent bout of gluttony during my month in Europe, I have to lose at least the 15 lbs I gained, and if I continue on my present path of eating and drinking sensibly, maybe even shedding at least 20 lbs in the first month, and another 15 during the second month. So […]

Seafood Salad

> > This  afternoon I went to my fishmonger with the intention to get a fresh trout or a small snapper for a light dinner of fish and salad. What I came away with instead were the following: Caviar, snow crab legs, king crab legs, clams, mussels, shrimp and crayfish. A short trip to the grocer […]

” Seafood Salad “

For a light lunch, try this : Lettuce, red cabbage, octopus, shrimp, anchovies,onion, parsley, eggs, dijon dressing. Life is Good ! Bon Appetit !

Seafood & Pasta Salad

> . I came  home from work early today and the weather outside was just gorgeous . What better than a book, ice tea and a cool  seafood  salad that can be prepared in a few minutes. Great afternoon, recharged my batteries and feel wonderfully relaxed. Now it is time for a new post, then dinner […]

” Seafood Salad “

. . “CANNED”  seafood  you ask ?  If it is not fresh it doesn’t hit my plate you say ? Of course, I agree that fresh seafood is heaven on earth when properly prepared, But sometimes in the real world you come home late and want something tasty and don’t feel like cooking. Here is […]

Steak Salad # 2153

: : : While I crave for steak at least once or twice a week, I can´t say the same for salad, although I absolutely love a good salad. However, STEAK SALAD (or SEAFOOD SALAD)  I can happily eat daily. Of course, the meat/seafood must be combined intelligently with ingredients which enhance the dish, not […]

Salad “Quintana Roo” – Octopus In Salsa Verde, Iceberg, Grape Tomatoes, Red Onion & Watermelon

: : : While being Area Executive Chef for Starwood in Quintana Roo Aeons ago, I’d put this salad on the menu at the pool areas of some of our hotels, and it quickly became a great hit. While at first, the combination might seem strange, it actually works great together in the heat, together […]

Grilled Calamari Salad With Frisee And Israeli Couscous

> > > While the old standby of fried calamari can be a wonderful dish, what one usually gets in a run of the mill restaurant are rubbery, underseasoned, overbreaded,  tasteless poor cousins of the real deal. On the other hand, grilling them is much easier, less labor intensive, less costly (all the frying fat) […]