Shrimp Avocado Salad

shrimp avocado salad

Shrimp Avocado Salad is the perfect heat buster.  There was a hurricane coming up from Baja Mexico over the weekend.  The weather heated up.  High humidity which we are not used to started heating things up early.  In fact, when

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Baked Calamari Tubes

Baked Calamari tubes saved Bubble’s life.  The doctor warned one of our Italian fisherman, Bubbles, that he had to cut out the fried foods after having a heart attack.  Bubbles loved to cook, loved to eat, and loved his fried

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Grilled Whole King Salmon

4 whole wild King Salmon

Grilled whole King Salmon is perfect for a party and definitely a  crowd pleaser. Can you imagine the responses you will get when the finished Grilled whole King Salmon is presented on a buffet table.   It will always one-up anything else!  It doesn’t get any

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Sand Dab Fillets

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What’s a Sand Dab Fillet?  The question of the day from many tourists that visit us down at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf is “what does a Sand Dab look like?”   The Sand Dab is a small flat fish that belongs to

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Calamari Marinara Sauce

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Calamari Marinara Sauce is a delicious sauce for spaghetti.  Three of our favorite foods – Calamari, Tomatoes, and Spaghetti.  Comfort food for us.  Calamari or Squid as its also referred to is harvested from Monterey down South off the California Coastline.  If

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San Francisco’s Cioppino

Cioppino

San Francisco’s Cioppino is simply a delicious fish stew.  San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf is known for Cioppino a dish full of seafood with a tomato sauce base.  The main ingredient is the Pacific Ocean’s Treasure – Dungeness Crabs.  Sometimes we

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California Halibut with a Roman Flair!

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California Halibut with a Roman flair is a recipe that has been passed down for generations.  Sometimes I like to add chopped tomatoes or tomato sauce or capers to this recipe.  Fresh California Halibut is the main ingredient.  Our family has always preferred

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Scampi Butter Sauce Recipe

scampi butter

I love this Scampi Butter Sauce Recipe.  Its easy to make after a long day at work.   I first made it for a sauce to go on the Calamari Steaks.  The Calamari Steaks didn’t need it but I was looking

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Calamari Steaks

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We love Calamari Steaks.  More and more doctors are telling their patients to lay off the steaks.  No problem.  No more beef steaks and instead cook a seafood steak.  Start by trying the Calamari Steaks. They come from very large squids

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Dungeness Crab Marinade

Uncle Sal's Marinade

Our grandmother( Annetta Alioto Lazio) had 7 brothers.  Her brother, Sal Alioto, was an incredible cook.  By day Uncle Sal would the sell the local catch working along side my grandfather.   By night he’d would spend hours in the kitchen working with his seafood recipes.  Dungeness Crab

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