Smoked Salmon w/ Spicy Smoked Cherry Sauce

So today was interesting to say the least. We got a new smoker! I went from a small electric with wood chips to a big boy one pretty much overnight. It was intimidating to say the least. I was tasked with smoking a giant salmon filet. I’ll be honest i was quiet apprehensive because I’ve…

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

I love a good suggestion. One simple suggestion can lead to your new favorite drink, food or experience. So in this particular instance when I went to the liquor store I was open to those little blurbs they have that a certain drink, either pairs well with something or is just decent on its own….

Crab and Crawfish Stuffed Mushroom Alfredo

There are often times where I think of a recipe and I’m beyond excited to try it out. Those are usually the types where they could go 50/50. I’m not exactly sure how they’ll turn out. Those are usually the funnest ones. This recipe was inspired off the fact I had a ton of seafood….

Crawfish and Sausage Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Stuffed peppers, actually stuffed bell peppers are one of those things from my childhood that catapulted me into food. Because I just knew there had to be something better. As a adult the thought and sight of stuffed bell peppers just makes me sad for whomever they are intended for. Although I’ve seen some pretty…

Old Bay Seafood Salad Sandwich

There is something about summer that calls for a sandwich shakeup. During the summer time my sandwiches get really creative. Maybe its the extra time on hand or maybe its just the season. Today I was thinking about a lobster roll then I was thinking about a seafood salad. I was thinking that if I…

Seafood Rolls

I wanna start off by saying I love love love these seafood rolls. I started making these after my dad told me about them. He had them in a restaurant and wanted me to recreate them because according to him he could eat dozens. So my first go around I tried them and gave them…

Citrus Butter Shrimp Skewers

You can never go wrong with shrimp, Its a crowd pleasers, its incredibly versatile and can hold it own. Plus the six minute cooking time, what could be better than that? Now a lot of times you hear that seafood isn’t someone’s thing but shellfish they can deal with. I’m one of those people. In…

Squid and Fennel Salad

I think squid is something everyone should try at least once. Its often seen as one of those things you rather order at a restaurant than make at home, which is understandable. Once you get the hang of and the do’s and don’ts it’ll be a cake walk. The main thing to remember about squid…

Shrimp Stuffed Avocados

There is something about shrimp and avocados that is just right. Cool shrimp with a touch of heat always gets me excited for summer. Seriously, the only thing that gets me through a rough, hot summer is the food. Shrimp and avocados are rather refreshing in the summer add a little citrus and some fresh…