Category Archives: Fish & Seafood

Recipe – Vietnamese Rolls with Shrimp

These are a lot of fun to make but I wouldn’t let children participate, as a big bowl of scalding hot water is required. Not really a recipe; you can add whatever you like and below are just some suggestions. … Continue reading

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Recipe – Tagliatelle with Smoked Salmon, Lemon & Crème Fraîche

Impressive enough for a dinner party, this pasta dish is luxurious, fragrant and takes no time at all to assemble. Crème fraîche keeps very well and I always have some handy, along with fresh lemons and an assortment of dried … Continue reading

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Recipe – Pasta with Tuna & Anchovies

Fast, fabulous & filling, this is the perfect solution for those times when you stagger in tired and hungry after a long day at work. It’s amazing what you can quickly crank out using the contents of your kitchen cupboard … Continue reading

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Recipe – Sweet Potato & Salmon Fishcakes

Faced with a few cans of wild-caught Atlantic salmon that I bought from Costco a while back – and finding the contents rather uninspiring, unlike the lovely, bright pink canned salmon I remember from my UK childhood, I decided they’d … Continue reading

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Recipe – Spicy Thai Satay Dipping Sauce

You can buy basic Asian ingredients in most supermarkets these days and if you enjoy Thai food, you’ll love this classic satay sauce  – and it only takes a couple of minutes to make. Use it as a dip for … Continue reading

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Recipe – Pesto Baked Fish with Sweet Potato Mash

Busy foodies will love this delicious supper dish; you’ll have it on the table in under 20 minutes and it works with any firm fleshed white fish such as cod, haddock, halibut, pollack, etc. I like to make my own … Continue reading

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Recipe – Minted Green Pea Hotcakes with Smoked Salmon

These pretty green hotcakes are light and fluffy – and they only take a few minutes to make from start to finish. You could also serve them as an hors d’oeurve; just divide the batter into 12 little pancakes. Here, … Continue reading

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Recipe – Butternut Squash & Smoked Fish Chowder

This hearty chowder is packed with nutrients, tastes delicious and is really easy to make. Use whatever cooked smoked fish you prefer – I used hickory smoked salmon but smoked whitefish or trout would also be good. You can buy … Continue reading

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Recipe: Roasted Beets with Almond Skordalia & White Anchovies

I came across this unusual recipe recently while in the UK, courtesy of Rick Stein, the British celebrity chef and restaurateur. It sounded so unusually good that I had to try it and I can confirm that the flavors work … Continue reading

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Recipe: Tuscan Chickpea Stew with Chard

Adapted from a classic Tuscan dish ‘Cacciucco di Ceci’ this deliciously earthy recipe falls  somewhere between a stew and a soup. Strict vegetarians could replace the chicken broth with water but honestly, to leave out the anchovies would be like … Continue reading

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