seafood

Fresh Fish Stock

by ali

So I FINALLY got to go fishing for my birthday – a lovely and generous trip with a guide booked for me by my husband Scott. We launched the boat shivering with excitement in the early darkness yesterday morning onto New Melones Resevoir in Calaveras County with Monte from Gold Country Sport Fishing  , a […]

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Crispy Shrimp Fideo Cakes

by ali

Ilan Hall was a contestent on one of the past seasons of Top Chef. I actually thought he did a good job throughout the competition even though he was a massive jerk for shaving off Marcel’s hair while he was sleeping. I did think Marcel should have won though. ANYWAY…this is a recipe that Ilan […]

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Orange Saffron Aioli

by ali

This is an easy sauce that can be used for Dressing Grilled Scallops, Shrimp, fried calamari, Lobster or any other rich white fish or shellfish. I have seen it used on a crab sandwich as well as a lobster roll in place of mayo. I used it recently as a the accompaniment for the saffron, […]

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