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Shrimp Salad Croissants

Shrimp salad croissants are decadent and special. Perfect for picnics or a special lunch, this shrimp salad is delicious even in an avocado! Shrimp salad croissants remind me of St. Augustine; old St. Augustine, the oldest continuously settled town in America. Why shrimp salad croissants? I promise I’ll get to it!  A long, long time …

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Shrimp Etouffee (Smother me in this!)

Shrimp Etouffee is a classic New Orleans dish, and though it is perfect anytime, it is especially fitting for Mardi Gras!  Shrimp Etouffee is a standard classic N’awlins recipe that combines all the elements of Cajun cooking in one dish. Yes, it has the holy trinity. Yes, it has a roux. And yes, it has …

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Seafood Paella with Shrimp, Clams and Chorizo

This awesome seafood paella is incredibly easy to prepare. With flavors of citrus and sherry, if you want just skip the seafood and eat the rice! If compliments were worth money, I’d be a millionaire! This seafood paella is the dish that garnered praise this time, which isn’t surprising since it is courtesy of  Yotam …

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Shrimp Creole with Jambalaya Rice

Shrimp Creole is a classic Creole dish. Satisfying, with a touch of spice, this easy shrimp dish could quickly became a habit. Shrimp Creole is a classic New Orleans recipe. Most shrimp creole recipes contain the holy trinity of three ingredients that are essential to Louisiana cooking. I’ve been cooking Cajun recipes since I discovered …

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Grilled Shrimp and Melon Salad with a Smoky Sweet Vinaigrette and #SchramsbergRose

“This special grilled shrimp and melon summer salad with is easily made. Feel free to substitute fruits and spices and make this your own. This smoky and sweet vinaigrette with a hint of spice will become a quick favorite!” I hesitate to say that not much has happened since my sudden departure which kept me …

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