My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Shrimp with Lobster Sauce

Shrimp with Lobster Sauce

I love Chinese food and I always wanted to make Shrimp and Lobster Sauce.  I found this one from Bee over at Rasa Malaysia  I adapted it to what I had on hand and it came out really good
Homemade Falafels and Tzatziki

Homemade Falafels and Tzatziki

 What's even more ironic is that on Saturday (just the day before) in my "What I Bookmarked This Week" post I featured a great falafel recipe from A Beautiful Mess
Homemade Ranch Dressing

Homemade Ranch Dressing

I don't even want to think about all those calories I am ingesting on my own. Happy Good Friday. What do you all have planned for Easter weekend
Chipotle Ranch Dressing

Chipotle Ranch Dressing

Yes, I know Easter is on Sunday and today is Thursday so you were probably expecting something a little more Easter related

Jack Daniel's Steak Marinade

in fact, it made my stomach turn. I will make this again, but I will probably hold my breath while mixing the ingredients
Easy Oven Baked BBQ Ribs

Easy Oven Baked BBQ Ribs

 We traveled to the mountains of Colorado and I've been getting myself acclimated to the altitude, spending time with family and biking
Super Bowl Asian Style Chicken Wings!

Super Bowl Asian Style Chicken Wings!

Super Bowl is this coming Sunday, and while many of you will watch the game and root for your favorite team, I'll be watching for the great commercial breaks - my favorite part of the big event
Minimal Monday: Caribbean Habanero Hot Sauce

Minimal Monday: Caribbean Habanero Hot Sauce

In fact most of us like to have a small army of different varieties on call.   I found my set at World Market, but you can buy them online here or here as well

Soft Shell Crabs with Creole Choron

 I like Louisiana chef Justin Wilson's creole sauce recipe and cooking technique, so I alway model my recipe after his traditional creole sauce recipe
Crab Cakes with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Crab Cakes with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

I discussed my crab cake and red pepper sauce recipe just briefly way back in 2010, so today since I'm making these favorites once again, I thought it was about time I give you the full recipe for both the crab cakes and the sauce
Best Steak Marinade

Best Steak Marinade

At least my wife thinks so. I always marinade my skirt steak in this marinade overnight and it turns out so juicy and flavorful
Stuffed Lobster Caribbean Style

Stuffed Lobster Caribbean Style

My usual menu includes those famous cold water lobsters (shown left) found off the coast of Maine and Newfoundland
Barbecue Pork Ribs

Barbecue Pork Ribs

This weekend, sit back, and savor America's freedoms with the simplicity of time-honored traditions and have a Barbecue
Jamaican Jerk Chicken Legs

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Legs

Living in South Florida most of my life, and my children, 'native Floridians'. I've been doing this for a long time now, and my best friend suggested that I write a 'toaster oven cookbook'

Grilled Chili-Lime Shrimp

 Did you know that I never really tried shrimp, until I moved out of my parent's house. When I moved out, my boyfriend at the time took me to dinner at Red Lobster