Linguine with a Creamy shrimp-mushroom Sauce

Written by Chacha on May 21st, 2016 in Lemon, Main Dish, Mushrooms, Olive oil, Onions, Pasta, Seafood, Shrimp, Uncategorized | No Comments

Servings: 6 Ingredients 1 pound linguine 2 tablespoons of table salt, for cooking the pasta For the Shrimp: 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined 4 tablespoons unsalted butter The zest and juice of 1 lemon 4 cloves garlic, smashed, peeled and minced, Freshly ground black pepper, to taste Kosher salt, to taste Crushed red pepper flakes, to taste 3 […]

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Chicken Breasts in Sour Cream Sauce

Written by Chacha on Mar 24th, 2013 in Bone-In Chicken Breast, Poultry, Recipe, Sour Cream | No Comments

Servings: 4 Ingredients 4 bone-in chicken breast halves 1/3 cup all-purpose flour Kosher salt, to taste Freshly ground black pepper, to taste 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 shallot, finely minced 4 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 tablespoon tomato paste 1/3 cup chicken stock (preferably homemade) 1/2 cup Sour Cream Chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley, for garnish, […]

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Tuna Casserole

Written by Chacha on Jun 21st, 2012 in Casseroles & One-Dish Meals, Fish, Main Dish, Nuts, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood | No Comments

Servings: 4 Ingredients 2 cups wide noodles 2 tbsp. each unsalted butter and extra-virgin olive oil 1 stalk celery, finely minced 1/2 small onion, finely minced 1/4 red pepper, finely minced 1/4 green pepper, finely minced 3 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1 cup baby frozen peas 1 can […]

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Cheesy Shrimp Dip

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Appetizer, Recipe, Seafood, Shrimp | No Comments

Servings: 10 Ingredients 1/4 cup unsalted butter 1/2 red bell pepper, finely chopped 1 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 pound medium shrimp, peeled, deveined and coarsely chopped 2 green onions chopped, plus extra for topping 1/2 cup sour cream 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 8-ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup freshly shredded Parmigiano Reggiano cheese 1 cup freshly shredded mozzarella Kosher […]

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Spicy Shrimp Kebabs

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Appetizer, Main Dish, Recipe, Seafood, Shrimp | No Comments

Servings: 2 to 4 Ingredients 1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined Marinade: 1/2 cup rice vinegar Zest of a lemon Juice of 1/2 lemon 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 Serrano pepper, finely minced 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 teaspoon red Chile paste 1/2 teaspoon brown sugar 2 cloves garlic, finely minced Kosher salt and freshly ground black […]

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Shrimp with Pasta

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Main Dish, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood, Shrimp | No Comments

Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients 1 pound linguine or fettuccine 4 tablespoons each unsalted butter and extra-virgin olive oil 1 shallot, finely chopped 1 1/2 pounds medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 8 cloves garlic, finely minced 1 cup sour cream The zest of a medium lemon 1/4 tsp. crushed red pepper Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper 1 cup freshly […]

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Butter-me-Up Scampi Bucatini

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Main Dish, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood, Shrimp | No Comments

Recipe courtesy Rachel Ray Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients Kosher Salt 1 pound bucatini pasta 1 1/2 pounds large shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 tablespoon seafood seasoning (recommended Old Bay) 2 lemons, 1 sliced and 1 juiced 1 stick unsalted butter 8 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1 cup lightly packed flat-leaf parsley, chopped 2 tablespoons […]

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Spaghetti with Red Clam Sauce

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Clams, Main Dish, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood | No Comments

Recipe courtesy Food Network Ktichens Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients Three 6 1/2-ounce cans minced or whole clams 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 9 cloves garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes or more to taste One 28-ounce can whole tomatoes packed in juice, drained, and chopped 1 pound spaghetti or linguini 10 fresh basil leaves, chopped 2 tablespoons finely […]

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Spaghetti with Oven Baked Clams

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Clams, Main Dish, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood | No Comments

Recipe courtesy Tyler Florence Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients 40 littleneck clams 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for drizzling 10 garlic cloves, smashed with the back of a knife 1/4 pound pancetta, small dice 2 dried red chiles Handful fresh basil leaves, torn 1/4 cup white wine 2 pints cherry tomatoes, stemmed Freshly ground black pepper 1 pound […]

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Cherry Tomato Shell Fish Sauce with Linguini

Written by Chacha on Jun 9th, 2012 in Clams, Main Dish, Pasta, Recipe, Seafood, Shrimp | No Comments

Servings: 4 to 6 Ingredients Kosher Salt 1 pound linguini 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 5 whole anchovies 1 pint cherry tomatoes 1 red onion, finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes 1/2 teaspoon dried Greek or Mexican oregano, leaves crumbled 1/3 cup packed (stems removed) Flat-leaf parsley, finely chopped Freshly ground black pepper 2/3 […]

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