But, what about ramps?
Ramps (Allium tricoccum) are native to eastern North America, and as the genus name, Allium, indicates, they are in the onion family. They have a unique but onion-related taste of their own. While not as stringent as some onions, there is a distinct "earthy" taste...
Soft shelled crabs are a seasonal delight on the east coast of the US. They're not cheap, but I can only find them mid spring in these parts. They are Maryland blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus), found in Chesapeake Bay and environs - and they, like all crabs, shed their hard shells annually so...
This was 1 of the best, if not the best dish I've ever tasted. It was so good that we literally licked the sauce off the plate (we were at home, although I might very well have tried to surreptitiously swipe my finger on the plate in the restaurant). The original recipe was Chef John Besh's...
Made this a few months ago and have only just got round to writing up the recipe. Looking at this plate of sunshine has cheered me up on a snowy grey February day. You can make this with green courgettes, of course. The yellow ones don’t taste any different, they just look prettier in this...
Crab Masala is a Easy to make Curry Dish that can be prepared in Quick time with regular Ingredients. This Recipe will be useful for Bachelors & people who are staying away from home. Crab Curry might get Quite hot, reduce the amount of chilli powder and Pepper if you do not want it too spicy. I...
Edited to add: It was pointed out to me that I posted that I'm allergic to shellfish but posted this recipe. I am allergic to shellfish and red dye and I used imitation crab for this recipe. I just wanted to clarify this for anyone questioning my veracity...
Squid Stuffed With Seafood (and Some Veggies)
This was the result of a food challenge (not a contest) on Facebook where we had to make a stuffed seafood dish. I decided to stuff seafood with seafood, rather than picking one direction or the other.
Stuffed, cooked, and served!
Got Crabs? Almond Meal Battered Soft Shell Crabs
It was soft shell crab season.
Crab On Edge
Soft shelled crabs
Almond meal, enough to coat
1 egg (optional)
Red pepper flakes to taste
Cooking Oil, as below
If you are doing this for...
Corn, red bell pepper, cabbage and shrimp (or chicken or crab) dim sum filling
These are the rectangular X-fold pot stickers in the upper right corner of the picture.
1-1/2 cups finely sliced Napa cabbage
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 cup corn kernels, fresh or frozen/thawed
1/2 cup 1/4" dice red bell...
Prep. Open a big can of quality white crab meat
Buy quality fresh Linguine from the supermarket, it absorbs better than dried.
Fine dice of chili, fine dice of a bit of garlic.
A couple of handfuls of very ripe cherry toms withe the green bits removed.
In a heavy bottomed pan put in maybe 1.5...
These crab cakes are very easy to make and fast to cook. I used vegan basil mayonnaise but you could replace this with ready made mayo. You could also substitute green courgettes for the yellow. I served this as a starter.
Ingredients (makes 4 small cakes)
240g crab meat
2 tbsp finely...
We LOVE dim sum and always make at least 2 or 3 or even 4 different kinds whenever we make them. I'll start off by posting Pork and Shrimp Sui Mai as the first recipe in this thread and will add others over time, as well as a couple of sauces we make. The pork and shrimp sui mai are the little...
Ciao a tutti,
I no sure where I get this but I have recipe many year. This make good starter an for light lunch. I serve with some toast Focaccia and lemon mayonnaise.
You need -
500g Tiger prawn white crab meats.
1 chopped onion
1 tbsp melted butter
100 ml double cream
2 - 3 tbsp flour...