Risotto with shrimp

Risotto is always a good idea! All you need is love, a bit of patience and a few ingredients! People reasonably say that love is one of the most important ingredients! Couldn't agree more. Now when it comes to risotto - you also need to add patience. And then the rest is  covered! Risotto is … Continue reading Risotto with shrimp

Hot (or not) glass noodles with seafood cocktail

Seafood! And you got my attention anytime and every time!I'm sure there are plenty more species in the oceans that I have not tried yet. There are definitely those I've not heard of - but show me and I'll try them. I have some on my "to do - to try list", unfortunately they are … Continue reading Hot (or not) glass noodles with seafood cocktail

Thai Tom Yum

"If you've lost your appetite today, I think I have it!" I meant appetite for delicious food, prepared with lots of love and attention. I love how greeks say "food is love". I think this could be applicable to so many nations or individual people, who actually think what they eat and appreciate the new … Continue reading Thai Tom Yum

Shrimp Scampi

Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy shrimp and it's kind of the same thing! What is your favorite go to food to cook? Mine is all kinds of seafood. I love (almost) everything that comes out of the ocean, sea, lake or river, cooked (almost) any way possible! When it comes to quick … Continue reading Shrimp Scampi

Fish soup over wood burning open fire

Even if you've been fishing for three hours and haven't gotten anything except poison ivy and sunburn, you're still better off than the worm! #FishingStory One of my top favorite things to do in summer is cooking over open fire on warm nights. There is something so magical about it! Starry nights, nightingales, good company... … Continue reading Fish soup over wood burning open fire

Pearl couscous with shrimp, fresh tomatoes and chives

"Couscous - the food so nice they named it twice!" Today I am celebrating a little birthday! 4 years ago today I wrote my first blogpost. That was for the sake of sharing a recipe with some friends. That's when my little journey began and it got more and more intense along the way. Today … Continue reading Pearl couscous with shrimp, fresh tomatoes and chives

Egg fettuccine with shrimp, fresh tomatoes, spinach and garlic

Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables.  They probably get jet-lagged, just like people.  ~Elizabeth Berry I am on vacation now with friends - visiting Mediterranean coast in Spain. And there are no such things as jet-lagged vegetables! They are simply grown here - always fresh and actually tasting like the real ones … Continue reading Egg fettuccine with shrimp, fresh tomatoes, spinach and garlic

Avocado stuffed with shrimp and sweet corn, topped with arugula

Vegetables are interesting, but lack a sense of purpose when accompanied by a good cut of meat. ~Fran LebowitzCome to think of it - this quote is off. Avocado is a fruit, but nevertheless, it definitely doesn't lack its purpose when accompanied with shrimp and sweet corn. One of the easiest snacks to make and … Continue reading Avocado stuffed with shrimp and sweet corn, topped with arugula