Red Snapper with a Lobster Cream Sauce

red snapper

When I hear companies coming for dinner it gets my juices flowing. I love to get creative in the kitchen and serving up deliciousness to friends and family is one of my favorite things to do. And my Red Snapper with a Lobster Cream Sauce didn't disappoint because it certainly impressed my guests! Its not as hard as you might think to make … [Read more...]

Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella

Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella

Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella could be on your dinner table tonight, its easy to make, healthy and delicious! All you need is a few ingredients and you're ready to get cooking.   I did add clams to my version, and forgot to add them into this pic, but they are optional. Of course you can personalize this dish using just chicken and … [Read more...]

Blackened Mahi-Mahi with a Pineapple Lobster Sauce

Pineapple Pepper sauce, Blackened Mahi-Mahi

Blending flavors together and finding that balance that sends your taste buds into a tizzy is one my great joys in life and my Blackened Mahi-Mahi with a Pineapple Lobster Sauce made me a very happy man! I've talked many times about changing my eating habits and moving towards fish more than meat.  For me that meant adding layers of flavor … [Read more...]

Mediterranean Style Salmon

olive feta topping

Since finding out that I like salmon (specifically Northwest Salmon) I've been enjoying experimenting with different ways to prepare and serve this delightful fish!   One of my new favorites is making Mediterranean Style Salmon. This is one of my Restaurant Style Dishes that you can make easily in your own home in less time than it takes to … [Read more...]

How to Make Quick and Easy Stir Fry Dishes

Shrimp Stir Fry

What could be better than an quick and easy stir fry dish for dinner tonight?  Creating a healthy and delicious dinner in just minutes using a variety of fresh vegetables and proteins changing with the seasons or your cravings. Especially when its a one pan meal!  You can use a wok if  you have one, a large saute pan, or a sauteuse like I … [Read more...]

How to Poach Mahi-Mahi

how to poach fish

Poaching Mahi-Mahi is a delicious and easy way to serve this fish, and the technique also works well with other varieties of fish.  Its a great way to prepare Tuna, Swordfish, Salmon and many other types of fish. Poaching fish is easier than you think and a wonderful way to not only cook fish quickly, but also helping to keep it moist and … [Read more...]

Blackened Salmon with a Gorgonzola Cream Sauce

northwest, coho

Northwest Coho Salmon has made a salmon lover out of me and that's saying a lot! I hate to admit that I never really enjoyed the taste of salmon until I tried Coho.  And my lightly blackened salmon recipe with a gorgonzola cream sauce is the first of many salmon recipes to come.  Who knew I would end up loving salmon after all these years of … [Read more...]

Lobster Chowder Recipe

soup, bisque

It doesn't have to be winter to be soup season, especially when the soup you're making (or eating) is Lobster Chowder.  When Lisa and I go out to eat we're always on the lookout for delicious starters and good homemade soups always fall into that category. When I first met Lisa many years ago she didn't like lobster, she was a blue claw crab … [Read more...]