Curried Shrimp in Crispy Wonton Cups

Curried Shrimp in Crisp Wonton Cups
Here’s a recipe for a delicious little finger food. Crisp and crunchy wonton cups filled with a yummy curried shrimp salad then topped with a sweet dollop of chutney and a sprinkle of toasted coconut. All in one easy to handle neat bite! This is what I call a party perfect little appetizer. No spoons … Continue reading

One Skillet Shrimp and Pasta Scampi

One Skillet Shrimp Scampi
This is a great weeknight meal! The whole thing can be prepared in a reasonable amount of time and all done in ONE skillet. Yes, that’s right…….Shrimp…………Sauce………….and even the Pasta! All cooked in one skillet. Best part of that is there’s only one pan to clean when dinners done. I have to say, that’s huge … Continue reading

Shrimp Salad Toasts

[donotprint] These simple, little Shrimp Salad Toasts have been a favorite of mine for years.  I love this type of old fashioned little appetizer.  The recipe comes from my dear friends Craig and Kelley.  They serve them at family barbecues and everyone would fight over who would get the last one! If you are pinched … Continue reading

Brined and Grill Shrimp

Brined and Grill Shrimp 2
One of the greatest rewards for living in Southern California is the weather.  It’s almost always sunny, warm and comfortable. Since the weather is so cooperative, barbecuing and grilling is easy and enjoyable.  My family loves grilled food, especially grilled shrimp. This recipe a perennial family favorite.  We eat this ALL the time.  All year long. Recipe Notes: If you’re using … Continue reading

Linguine with Shrimp Scampi

Linguine with Shrimp Scampi
[donotprint] This is a pasta that I think is totally wonderful.  It has lots of parsley, garlic, and lemon.  It’s deliciously fresh and satisfying .  It’s best as written, but if you’re watching your calories, you can use part of the butter, omitting the olive oil , and add 1/2 to 3/4 cup pasta water.  … Continue reading

Sake Halibut

[donotprint] This is a recipe from my friend Debbie S.  She is a great cook and does wonderful things with  fish.  I’ve been trying to incorporate more fish into my diet for all the great health benefits.  Last night was my friend Big Mikes birthday.  Hubby and I went over to help celebrate and lil … Continue reading