Tag Archives: shellfish

National Oyster Day

It’s National Oyster Day! Yep – there is a day to celebrate oysters. You either hate or love these briny bivalve mollusks – and I love them! With over 100 species of oysters to choose from, more than 2 billion … Continue reading

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Lobster Rolls – A Maine Tradition

I’ve been trying to do each state in the order they became a part of the U.S., but I got excited about burnt ends and jumped ahead! Before Missouri became a state, Maine was admitted to the union. And what … Continue reading

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Oyster Po’ Boy – Sautéd not Fried

I love an oyster – and we had so many … Ever seen a 6 inch oyster? Our neighbors brought us two dozen fresh oysters. And these babies were HUGE! The question than came what to do with them all? … Continue reading

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Rhode Island Stuffies

  This week’s state – Rhode Island. This state is known for Irish brown bread, Del’s lemonade, clam cakes, and this uniquely Rhode Island treat, Stuffies. These delicious treats are served all over the state – from roadside trucks to … Continue reading

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Seared Scallops with Meyer Lemon & Arugula

I love seafood and scallops are right up there on the top of the list. And I love meyer lemons. You can eat them skin and all, just like you would a kumquat! So whip this easy dish out, serve … Continue reading

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