Category Archives: Fish & Seafood

A variety of recipes containing seafood or fish varieties

8 Ways to Lower Bad Cholesterol and Triglycerides

A recent health checkup caused me to reassess my dietary needs.  My labs results indicated a jump in my LDL, or bad cholesterol numbers. My husband, recently evaluated due to a new health program at work, was told his triglyceride … Continue reading

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Shucks Oyster Bar Shines Like A Pearl

I don’t have to explain the difficulty in finding a great oyster bar when you do not live anywhere near coastal waters; but, Mr. Pitmaster and I discovered a pearl in the Upstate culinary scene. Shucks Oyster Bar is a … Continue reading

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Fish and Potatoes for Two People

Honestly, I had never had fish with a potato dish before.  I thought it just was not a logical combination, however, after preparing this dish,  I now realize what I have been missing.  Full of flavor and very easy to … Continue reading

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JoAnn’s Whiskey Tarter Sauce

Yields approximately 4 servings. Mix all ingredients in a small bowl. This can be kept in the refrigeration, in an air-tight container for about a week.     1/2 cup of your favorite mayonnaise 1 1/2 Tablespoons of sweet pickle … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos: 100 Day Real Food Challenge

Challenge is an UNDERSTATEMENT. When your household hates vegetables and you are a foodie, this 100 days of real food is nearly impossible. Today’s recipe is in Lisa Leak’s new cookbook, 100 Days of Real Food: Fast & Fabulous: The … Continue reading

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Braising Halibut With Leeks

What is braising? Braising involves cooking a protein in a small amount of liquid at a low heat, covered for an extended amount of time.  This method allows for a flavorful, tender food, by breaking down the fibers.  A tight … Continue reading

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Florida Lobster Rolls

We enjoyed these lobster rolls with potato chips. INGREDIENTS: 4 tablespoons butter, divided Garlic powder 3 Florida lobster tails, about 7 ounces each DRESSING: 1/2 cup mayonnaise Zest from 1/2 a Florida orange 1/3 cup finely chopped celery Pinch dried … Continue reading

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