Posts Tagged ‘seafood’

Sweet Corn Risotto with Crab & Bacon

November 7th, 2016

Tomorrow is a big day. Not only will it be my birthday, but it will also be the US election – and with all the nasty rhetoric that’s been tossed around this campaign season, I’m looking forward to it all being over. But while we’re at it, I thought I’d cook up something suitable for […]

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Slap Ya Mama – Cajun Spiced Shrimp with Seared Polenta and Roasted Red Pepper Coulis

July 20th, 2012

It’s finally cool enough to turn on the stove today and if you’re getting sick of all the ice cream content (ha!) then here’s something completely different. A fellow food lover received a gift of two gallons of Slap Ya Mama Cajun seasoning and decided to create a challenge of it. 30 some-odd people later […]

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DIY OysterFest

July 10th, 2011

I’m back! (correction; I’ve been back for a little while, but it’s been a bit crazy around here and I hope you’ll pardon my silence) I have to admit that over the past month, I’ve barely done any real cooking. Summer’s hit us with a vengeance and in a place like Toronto, with such a […]

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On the Horizon: Mother’s Day – Lobster Eggs Benedict on Cheddar Chive Biscuits

May 5th, 2011

Eggs Benny is one of my favourite brunch dishes; something that I will almost always put on my shortlist if I’m out with friends on a Saturday or Sunday morning. I don’t care what Anthony Bourdain says about ordering something with hollandaise at a restaurant – in my mind (and in my mouth) I’m salivating […]

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Easter Dinner

April 22nd, 2011

Whenever a special occasion comes around (actually, this pretty much applies anytime) I am loathe to do exactly the same thing I have done before. My menus are often completely comprised of items I haven’t made before, or are at the very least new renditions of something I have previously done. For Easter this year […]

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