Fish

Uses for Parchment Paper- 30 Creative Ideas

Using parchment paper in creative ways in the oven, kitchen and around the home.

We all know that parchment paper is great for easy clean up after kitchen but it has so many more uses.  These creative uses for parchment paper may give you some ideas you hadn’t thought of. I love anything that makes my life easier in the kitchen or around the home.  I’m always on the…

Barramundi Recipe with Garlic Lemon Butter Sauce

What’s for dinner tonight?  For my family, it is this barramundi recipe with a garlic lemon butter sauce. It is flaky and tasty with a delicious sauce. This sweet, sustainable fish is good for your health and also good for the environment. I love that it is so quick and easy to prepare but still nice…

Pan Seared Halibut with a Butter Dill Sauce

Pan seared halibut with a butter dill sauce

This recipe for Pan Seared Halibut with a Butter Dill sauce is a perfect way to serve this delicious fish, whether you are a gourmet cook or still finding your way around the kitchen.  The sauce is mild but very flavorful and is made before the fish is cooked to make sure that the whole…

Tuna Lettuce Wraps – Healthy and Gluten Free

Healthy and tasty tuna lettuce wraps

If you are looking for a healthy, gluten free alternative to high carb wraps, try these tuna lettuce wraps. They are very tasty, packed with nutritious ingredients and so easy to make.  I love that I can have several of them without breaking my calorie bank.  You can’t say that with a normal wrap, can…

Light Seafood Piccata with Pasta

seafood piccata

My husband and I love seafood and often choose it when we eat at our favorite restaurants.  But, so many times, the restaurant version is full of heavy cream and lots of butter, which is not so great if one is trying to watch their weight.  This light seafood piccata with pasta gives me all the…

Yellow Fin Tuna with Pineapple Salsa

grilled yellow fin tuna

I love yellow fin tuna.  It is also known as Ahi Tuna and can be prepared in so many ways.  Today’s recipe for yellow fin tuna with pineapple salsa is easy to make and the pineapple adds a great freshness to the recipe. Add a touch of freshness to dinner with this Yellow Fin Tuna…

Albacore Tuna Rice Paper Spring Rolls with Dipping Sauce

Albacore tuna rice paper spring rolls and Asian dipping sauce

I love Asian inspired recipes. They are clean and full of healthy ingredients and so flavorful. This recipe for albacore tuna rice paper spring rolls rivals the ones my husband and I get at our favorite Thai restaurant. They are light, crunchy and go perfectly with the sweet and spicy home made dipping sauce. These…

Crock Pot Jambalaya – Slow Cooker Delight

Crock pot Jambalaya with hot garlic bread

I have eaten jambalaya many times when dining out but this is one of those recipes that I have not made at home. That is, until today.  I tackled this traditional dish by making this crock pot jambalaya and am delighted the way it turned out. It is a nice addition to my long list…

Pan Fried Swai with Indian Spices

pan fried swai

Savor the Aroma of Pan Fried Swai with Indian Spices. For the last 10 days, I have had a case of mommy’s time out going on.  Not in the way that you might think, with me taking a vacation or a must needed rest.  My time out has come from a new attitude to my…

Orange Tuna With Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Orange tuna with black bean salsa

This Orange Tuna with Black Bean and Corn Salsa has a Tangy Sauce. Tuna is a favorite fish in our house.  We love the texture of it and it takes only seconds to prepare (good quality tuna can be served rare, so it takes just a couple of minutes on each side.)  This Orange Tuna…

Salted Codfish – A Brazilian Easter Favorite

Salted codfish casserole

Salted Codfish Casserole Recipe. Today’s featured recipe comes to us from Regina at Molly Mel.  Regina regularly submits Brazilian recipes for us to sample, but today she has chosen a Portuguese dish that is often served at Easter time – Bacalhoada  – more commonly known as Salted Codfish casserole.  It is served in both Brazil…

Oven Baked Cod and Shrimp with Lemon Mustard

Oven baked cod and shrimp with lemon mustard sauce

This recipe for oven baked cod and shrimp with a lemon mustard sauce is perfect for a busy weeknight when time is at a premium.  Best of all, the dish is low calorie and also Gluten Free. Treat your Family to Oven baked Cod and Shrimp with Lemon Mustard Sauce My husband is English and…

Copy Cat Recipe: Red Lobster Nantucket Baked Cod

Red Lobster Copy Cat Recipe - Nancucket Baked Cod

The Red Lobster restaurant is known for its signature cheddar biscuits, creamy clam chowder, and delicious seafood dishes of all types.  This copycat recipe shows an easy way to re-create Red Lobster’s Nantucket Baked Cod recipe at home with items that you most likely already have in your pantry.  As nice as Red Lobster’s dishes…

Slimmed Down Fish and Chips

Slimmed down "fish and chips"

Panko Bread Crumbs Gives this Baked Cod Recipe a Fried Fish Taste Without the Calories. My husband loves cod.  He is English and fish and chips are a favorite take away food in the UK.  I also love fried fish too.  The texture is so crispy but the fish underneath is moist and delicious. But…

Ahi Tuna in Tarragon Wine Butter Sauce

Ahi Tuna with Tarragon Wine Reduction

Ahi Tuna with White Wine Butter Sauce – gourmet style personified. This recipe for ahi tuna in white wine butter sauce is one that any good restaurant would be proud to offer. It is perfect for a busy week night. Ahi Tuna (also known as yellow fin tuna) can be served quite rare, so it…

Herbed Salmon with Dijon Mustard

Herbed Salmon with Garlic Dijon Mustard paste - thegardningcook.com/

Salmon is, hands down, my favorite fish.  I love the richness of it.  (I’m not normally a white fish person)  It is full of omega 3 fatty acids and a staple of a Mediterranean Diet. This recipe for grilled salmon with a Dijon herb mustard paste is to die for. Literally. As in super good. …

Salted Codfish Casserole with Peppers and Tomatoes

Salted Codfish Casserole. Today's featured recipe from mollymell.blogspot.comcom

One of my husband’s favorite fish choices is cod.  He is English and used to have it at home a lot.  Normally, I just bake the cod with Panko bread crumbs. My friend Regina, from Molly Mell, submitted this recipe for me to feature.   It is a baked dish with loads of flavor.  Regina submits…

Easy Baked Salmon with Soy Sauce and Maple Syrup

Maple and Soy Baked Salmon with garlic

This recipe for Baked salmon with soy sauce and maple syrup is easy to make and so delicious. Just four ingredients are all that you need to make this dish easy enough for a busy week night by also fine for any special dinner party. The salmon marinates for an hour in the fridge and…

Steel Head Trout with Lemon Parmesan Sauce

Steelhead trout with lemon parmesan sauce

Steel head trout is a favorite of mine.  Many people think it is a form of salmon because of the color, which is so similar, but it is a form of rainbow trout. It is rich and delicious and gives you more than your daily dose of omega 3 fatty acids. This recipe for Steel…

My Favorite 30 Minute Meals

In a rush for dinner? Try one of these meals, ready in 30 minutes or less.

On the Table in 30 minutes or less. There never seems to be enough time in the day for me.  Especially during the week. Weeknights are so busy for me.  I am always on the look out for recipes that just won’t take much time after a busy working day.  30 minutes is as much…

Parmesan Crusted Salmon Fillets with Tarragon

Parmesan Crusted Salmon with Tarragon

Readers of my blog know that I am not a big fish person but the one exception is salmon.  I just love the full flavored taste of it and cook it often. This recipe for Parmesan crusted salmon is delicious, easy to do and baked in the oven to keep the fat content down.  The…

Bacon Wrapped Halibut

Bacon wrapped halibut

Everything goes better with bacon, so the saying goes!  And that goes for a mild flavored white fish like halibut, which often needs a little something extra for best taste. This recipe for bacon wrapped halibut fillets combines a nice mix of fresh spices with lemon and halibut. The parcels are then wrapped in bacon…

Salmon with Mango and Corn Salsa

Fish recipes

This recipe for salmon with mango and corn salsa is refreshing and super easy to do.  Salmon is my favorite fish.  I’m not a fan of white fish unless it is very, very fresh (as in right out of the water into the boat) but salmon appeals to me even if first frozen. This recipe…

Moroccan Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Moroccan grilled shrimp

This recipe for Moroccan grilled shrimp is very quick, and very tasty. I like making it on week nights when I am busier than I am on the weekend. It makes a great addition to my collection of international recipes. Middle Eastern spices take this dish to a whole new level. Are you fond of…