Tagged with Seafood

Asian Marinara?

The package of frozen seafood I bought at an Asian supermarket claimed to be “Marinara Mix,”  and contained cooked mussels, squid, cuttlefish, octopus, clam, and shrimp, plus some of that “krab” stuff.  It was, I believe, from Thailand (forgot to look), and everything but the name seemed to be aimed at the Asian market. Why they … Continue reading

Smokin’ Scallops

Just look at these beauties! Cooked them myself, and they were spectacular if I do say so.  First, purchase the biggest freshest scallops you can find; I get mine at Whole Foods, or Shore Catch on the alternate Saturdays they’re at the West Windsor Farmers Market.  New Jersey scallops are best! At home, I mixed … Continue reading


My annual trip to Long Beach Island.  I go with my friend Carol each August for just a couple of nights and we have a nice, relaxing time.  The first night we eat casual, but the second night we go for fine dining, lately at the highly rated Blue Restaurant.  That dinner is always wonderful, … Continue reading

Such is Life

I vividly remember the first time I had seafood on a pizza.  I was on vacation in Cozumel, Mexico years ago. Friends staying at the same hotel I was had raved about the seafood pizza at a local restaurant, and I was both intrigued and a bit put off by the idea – but as … Continue reading