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Grilled Paella

This has to be one of my favorites dishes to serve to guests.  It has a lot of steps, but all the time is in the prep work, and you can do it before you plan on cooking and before the guests arrive.  That way when its time to cook, all you have to do […]

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Shrimp Salad

This is a Spanish salad called Escabeche (which means pickled), but telling you to make pickled shrimp just sounds gross, so we will stick with the name shrimp salad!  Nothing about this is gross, it is GOOD!  You need at least 12 hours for this to marinate.   I think it would make a great […]

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Grilled Buffalo-Barbecue Shrimp with Blue Cheese Dip

This is one of my favorite easy, healthy (going light on the dip) recipes.  I just love the buffalo flavor on the shrimp!  A great dish to serve on Sunday watching the game or on a weeknight when you just don’t have a lot of time to throw together dinner!   This with a side […]

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Diary of a Dinner Party

I decided to throw a dinner party to bring together my friends before we all got lost in the summer madness and to celebrate my husbands birthday. Though I am no expert on how to throw a party I have done it several times and I thought it might be fun to share the party […]

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Barbecue Shrimp with Cheese Grits

I have made a deal with myself.  No new cooking magazines, until I go through the old ones and try the recipes I earmarked and forgot!  So slowly, but surely I cooking them up, subjecting the family to the results and based on the reviews sharing them with you.  It’s been tough holding to the […]

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Shrimp Ceviche

My new love is Central American cooking. Everything I try is fresh, healthy and packs tons of flavor. This is great as an appetizer or an accompaniment to a steak dish. I like to serve it with my Grilled Beef Taco dish that will post tomorrow! A Latin Surf & Turf. FAMILY RATING: 1/2 cup […]

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Spicy Grilled Shrimp

This is super easy to prepare and delicious! It takes about 10 minutes to prep & less than 10 to cook. You can serve it with a steak for surf & turf or you could serve with a salad and pasta to complete the meal. FAMILY RATING:  1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined 1/2 cup […]

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Baked Shrimp with Tomato & Feta

This dish is super easy and quick to pull together. It makes a great weeknight dinner when your short on time. FAMILY RATING: SHRIMP 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 thinly sliced scallions 4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced 2 teaspoons dried oregano (preferably Sicilian) 2 pints cherry tomatoes, halved coarse salt and ground pepper 1 ½ pounds peeled and deveined large shrimp, tails removed 2 tablespoons chopped fresh […]

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