Category Archives: Seafood

Would you like a Bib with your Pierogi? Lobster Pierogi!

Have you ever had a piece of kitchen equipment, whether it be a gadget, something electric, just sitting around gathering dust because you never use them? You hold on to them anyway because who knows, you might need it one … Continue reading

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Look Ma, I Made Sushi!

How To Make Sushi 101 There are very few things I’m really good at in life, and naturally, I feed those things and try to improve on them.  Sushi rolling is NOT one of them. How do I know this? … Continue reading

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Homemade Puff Pastry and Vols-Au-Vents

How to Make Puff Pastry The real Puff Daddy, right? “You’re tall, do your exercises by the window where the ledge you can hold onto is higher”; “You’re tall, can you grab that off the shelf for me?”.  HUH? This is … Continue reading

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I’m heading to Jamaica with Grant Achatz!

Scroll to the end of the post for a much easier and delicious recipe for Baked Buttery Cod  with Brown Butter Garlic Bread Crumbs! Anyway… Yes, I am really taking Grant Achatz to Jamaica with me! I better start packing, … Continue reading

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How about a Dumpling, Dumplin’?

With the advent of Daring Cooks, it seems every entry at this rate will either be a Daring Bakers or Daring Cooks entry, especially considering that the posting date between each is two weeks.  Regardless, it’s cooking and baking, two of my … Continue reading

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