Category: Shrimp

Crab-and-Shrimp Cake Sliders

This was one of my entries into the 2014 Mezzetta Make That Sandwich contest. Crab cake sliders? Is that possible? Yes! And they are calorie-friendly and taste incredible. That is an important combination (calorie budget friendly and delicious.) On my

Posted in Crab, Crabcake, Sandwich, Shrimp, Slider

Soft Shell Shrimp Tacos

Soft Shell Shrimp Tacos Remember that Red Hot Relish from a couple days ago? Here is a fantastic use for it. I sauteed some shrimp, warmed some soft flour tortillas, and added fresh cilantro and avocado. (Of course, you could

Posted in Avocado, Chile, Cilantro, Easy, Healthy, Shrimp, Taco

Dublin Lawyer (my version)

Dublin LawyerServes 4 2 tablespoons butter2 cans crab (or 8 ounces crab meat)12 ounces cooked shrimp1/4 cup whiskey1 cup minced shallot (about 4 large)1/4 cup half and half1/4 plain Greek yogurtSalt, pepper, and cayenne to taste Melt the butter in

Posted in Beer, Carrots, Crab, Creamy, Dill, Irish, Shallot, Shrimp, Side DIsh

Shrimp and Asparagus on Gnocchi

Shrimp and Asparagus on GnocchiServes 6 1 pound store-bought potato gnocchi (or approximately 60 homemade)1 pound large raw shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 pound raw asparagus, tough ends trimmed off, and cut into 1 inch lengths2 tablespoon olive oil, divided1/2 cup sliced onion1-2

Posted in Asparagus, Cookbook, Gnocchi, Shrimp

Grilled Shrimp Scampi

Grilled Shrimp ScampiServes 4 2 pounds shrimp, peeled and deveined, divided into four portions4 tablespoons butter, softened8 scallions, chopped (the white and green parts)6 large garlic cloves, smashed and mincedBlack pepper to tasteCrushed Red Pepper (optional, and I did not

Posted in Cookbook, Easy, Grilled, Shrimp

Paella (my style)

This is not exactly the recipe that you will find in Spain, but is it darn good and will be made again! PaellaServes 6 3 cups chicken broth (low sodium)1 1/2 cup brown rice, uncooked1 bell peppers, fire roasted, chopped (if you

Posted in Chicken, Olives, Peas, Peppers, Rice, Shrimp

Grilled Shrimp and Strawberry-Spinach Salad

Grilled Shrimp and Strawberry-Spinach SaladServes 4 Strawberry-Spinach Salad In an large bowl, toss together:6 ounces baby spinach1/2 cup sliced, toasted almonds8 ounces fresh strawberries, sliced To toast the almonds, heat a non-stick skillet over medium-high heat.  Add almonds and saute

Posted in Grilled, Nuts, Salad, Shrimp, Spinach, Strawberry

Pan-Fried Shrimp and Asian Slaw

I found this recipe in Cooking Light “5 Ingredients, 15 Minutes” from October, 2010.  I linked to the Amazon site, simply so you can see the book, not buy it. Whoever is “selling it” must be not living in the real

Posted in Asian, Cookbook, Pan-fried, Shrimp, Slaw