Balsamic-Glazed Salmon Fillets

Balsamic-Glazed Salmon Fillets Ingredients 6 (5 ounce) salmon fillets 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon white wine 1 tablespoon honey 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar 4 teaspoons Dijon mustard salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil, and spray with non-stick cooking spray. Coat a small saucepan with non-stick cooking spray. Over medium heat, cook and stir garlic until soft, about 3 minutes. Mix in white wine, honey, balsamic vinegar, mustard, and salt and pepper. Simmer, uncovered, for about 3 minutes, or … Continue reading Balsamic-Glazed Salmon Fillets

Saffron-Scented Lobster Paella

Saffron-Scented Lobster Paella This is an authentic dish from Spain, the exotic flavors will burst in your mouth. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 16 head-on medium shrimp 1 red onion, diced 2 teaspoons minced garlic 2 cups Arborio rice 5 1/2 cups hot fish stock 1/4 teaspoon saffron threads 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika 1 teaspoon lemon or lime zest 1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano sea salt to taste 16 mussels, scrubbed and debearded 1 pound red snapper fillets, cut into 1 inch pieces 1/4 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 (10 ounce) cooked lobster tail, cut into 1/2-inch … Continue reading Saffron-Scented Lobster Paella

Spanish Octopus

Spanish Octopus Recipe By:Chef John “Above and beyond the ingredients, the cooking method, or should I say methods, couldn’t be easier. As long as you braise it gently on low heat, until just tender, and then give it a nice sear before serving, you should be in great shape.┬áThis smoky braised octopus is great served with crusty roasted potatoes.” Ingredients 1 yellow onion, coarsely chopped 3 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed 1 large bay leaf 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked Spanish paprika 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 cup white wine Octopus: 1 (1 pound) piece Spanish … Continue reading Spanish Octopus

Coconut Calamari Salad

Coconut Calamari Salad Ingredients 1 pound cleaned calamari, sliced into thin rings 1 small Serrano pepper, minced 1 red Fresno pepper, thinly sliced 1/4 cup lime juice 3 tablespoons chopped green onion, divided 2 tablespoons coconut milk 1 tablespoon fish sauce, or to taste 1 tablespoon rice wine vinegar 1 teaspoon palm sugar 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2/3 cup toasted unsweetened coconut flakes 1/2 cup chopped cilantro 1 teaspoon lime juice Directions Combine calamari, serrano pepper, Fresno pepper, lime juice, 2 tablespoons green onion, coconut milk, fish sauce, rice wine vinegar, and palm sugar together in a large bowl. Cover … Continue reading Coconut Calamari Salad

Mediterranean Red Snapper

Mediterranean Red Snapper Recipe By:Kim’s Cooking Now! “A simple mixture of parsley, oregano, garlic, and lemon zest brings the flavors of the Mediterranean to fresh whole red snapper. Easy enough for a weeknight meal, yet elegant enough for company! This recipe was made in a Panasonic CIO.” Ingredients 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano 1 lemon, zested and sliced 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 (1 pound) whole red snappers, cleaned and scaled salt and ground black pepper to taste Directions Mix parsley, olive oil, oregano, lemon zest, and garlic together in … Continue reading Mediterranean Red Snapper

Lobster Bisque

Lobster Bisque 1 cup chicken broth 2 medium slices onion 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 cups milk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 pound cooked and cubed lobster meat 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1 pinch ground cayenne pepper Directions In a small frying pan place 1/4 cup chicken broth and the onion. Cook over a low heat for 5 to 7 minutes. In a medium size pot over medium heat melt the butter. Slowly whisk in flour. Whisk until a creamy mixture is created. Gradually pour in broth, whisking constantly. Whisk in milk, salt, onion, lobster meat, Worcestershire sauce … Continue reading Lobster Bisque

The Best Thai Coconut Soup

The Best Thai Coconut Soup Recipe By:Jessica “Authentic, bold, and delicious Thai flavors make this soup irresistible! This is the best Thai coconut soup I’ve had. You won’t be disappointed with this one! Serve over steamed rice.” Ingredients 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 tablespoons grated fresh ginger 1 stalk lemon grass, minced 2 teaspoons red curry paste 4 cups chicken broth 3 tablespoons fish sauce 1 tablespoon light brown sugar 3 (13.5 ounce) cans coconut milk 1/2 pound fresh shiitake mushrooms, sliced 1 pound medium shrimp – peeled and deveined 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice salt to taste 1/4 cup … Continue reading The Best Thai Coconut Soup

Cioppino

Cioppino Ingredients 3/4 cup butter 2 onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 bunch fresh parsley, chopped 2 (14.5 ounce) cans stewed tomatoes 2 (14.5 ounce) cans chicken broth 2 bay leaves 1 tablespoon dried basil 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1 cup water 1 1/2 cups white wine 1 1/2 pounds large shrimp – peeled and deveined 1 1/2 pounds bay scallops 18 small clams 18 mussels, cleaned and debearded 1 1/2 cups crab meat 1 1/2 pounds cod fillets, cubed Directions Over medium-low heat melt butter in a large stockpot, add onions, garlic and parsley. … Continue reading Cioppino

Shrimp with Lobster Sauce

Shrimp with Lobster Sauce Ingredients 1 1/2 teaspoons cornstarch 2 teaspoons cooking sherry 1 pound medium shrimp – peeled and deveined 4 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/4 pound ground pork 1 cup water 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1/4 teaspoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch 1/4 cup cold water 1 egg, beaten Directions In a medium bowl, dissolve 1 1/2 teaspoons of cornstarch in the sherry. Add shrimp to the bowl, and toss to coat. Heat oil in a wok or large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp, and fry until pink, 3 to 5 … Continue reading Shrimp with Lobster Sauce

Marinated Scallops Wrapped in Bacon

Marinated Scallops Wrapped in Bacon   Ready In 1 h 33 m “This sweet and salty, melt-in-your-mouth appetizer is sure to please anyone!” Ingredients 3/4 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 12 large sea scallops, halved 12 slices smoked bacon, halved 24 toothpicks 2 tablespoons brown sugar Directions Stir together maple syrup, soy sauce, and Dijon mustard in a bowl until smooth. Add the scallops, and toss to coat. Cover bowl with plastic wrap, and marinate at least one hour. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Line a rimmed baking … Continue reading Marinated Scallops Wrapped in Bacon