Tag: Seafood

Affordable King Crab Quesadilla Recipe

Affordable King Crab Quesadilla Recipe

You guys are in for SUCH a treat today!  It may surprise you to find a recipe for King Crab on a blog all about cheap cooking, but it is possible to enjoy such a decadent ingredient on a tight budget.  I’ve mentioned several times […]

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

This Salmon Cream Cheese Dip is CRAZY GOOD!  It’s a recipe of my mother in law’s that I tweaked just slightly because she doesn’t really measure it and I thought you guys would appreciate some actual measurements of the ingredients.  I first tried this dip […]

Affordable Fancy Romantic Valentine’s Food

Affordable Fancy Romantic Valentine’s Food

Happy Valentine’s Day!  Okay, I know it’s a couple days early, but I wanted to share some romantic Valentines Day dinner recipes for you in time to get your ingredients ready.  Guys, if you’re looking for easy romantic recipes for your loved one, this is […]

How to Make Grilled Oysters in the Oven

How to Make Grilled Oysters in the Oven

These are the oysters I served at our all local ingredient Christmas dinner party last week.  If you head there and watch the video you’ll see Eric and I eating ours raw!  But not everyone likes raw oysters, so here’s a really simple recipe for […]

How to Cook and Clean Dungeness Crab Photo Tutorial PLUS Asian Crab Recipe

How to Cook and Clean Dungeness Crab Photo Tutorial PLUS Asian Crab Recipe

Are you feeling crabby today?  Okay, I know, terrible pun.  I get it from my father 🙂  I always laugh at his jokes!  But seriously, have you tried cooking Dungeness Crab before?  I never had, even though I love crab and know that Dungeness Crab […]

Daring Cooks Challenge: Molecular Cuisine-Sole with Powdered Flavors

Daring Cooks Challenge: Molecular Cuisine-Sole with Powdered Flavors

This was the first Daring Cooks Challenge I participated in and boy was it a doozy!  We were supposed to use skate for the fish, but skate is bad news for sustainable seafood, as were cod and flounder, the other two suggestions.  I asked Casson […]

Kapakahi Jamabalaya (It’s all mixed up)

Kapakahi Jamabalaya (It’s all mixed up)

The last time we were in Sam’s Club they had a 12 pack of organic andouille sausage for only $6.  I got really excited since I’ve recently discovered that organic pork doesn’t make me sick, and it was so cheap and could feed us for […]