Category Fish

Seared Tuna Steak

Costco sells Fresh wild Ahi Tuna about once per week around December, January, and February. You can enjoy this tuna raw as sashimi or lightly sear it to create a seared tuna steak. Confirm with the meat department that it is edible raw before purchasing. It runs about $13.99 per pound and it’s just as good if not better than the Ahi tuna at sushi restaurants.  
4 tuna steaks, 4-6 ounces e...
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Provencal Salmon with Tomato Basil Sauce

I found this recipe on the Wolfgang Puck website. You can prepare the sauce hours prior or even the night before to save you time. The sauce reminds me of bruschetta sauce. You can use this sauce on chicken or shrimp as well.
  • 4 large, firm, ripe organic tomatoes, peeled, seeded, and finely chopped
  • 2 shallots, minced
  • 1 bunch fresh organic basil leaves, chopped (about 2/3 cup)
  • Grated zest ...
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Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

A handful of tweaks turn this comfort food into a smarter choice: white-meat chicken (not dark), extra veggies, low-fat milk in the filling, and a lighter crust. Brushing the phyllo with just a small amount of oil instead of butter makes it just as tasty.

Everyday Food, October 2007
·         Prep Time 40 minutes
·         Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
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Garlic Shrimp


1 lb. Jumbo Shrimp
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 tablespoons sesame oil
2 cloves garlic, crushed
2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger

Remove heads from shrimp unless you bought them frozen (defrost)
Peel and devein, leaving the tails intact. Make a cut in the shrimp body, slicing three-quarters of the way through the flesh from head to tail as if butterflying.

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Tuna Salad

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Updated: 7/17/2013:

I dined at Clementine’s in Palm Desert recently and they serve a delicious tuna salad on half an avocado. HEAVEN!

Updated: 7/29/2014:

I was in Brea picking up something from a Craigslist seller a couple weekends back. She asked to meet at Starbucks. As I sat there waiting I noticed all the folks walking in and out of the sandwich shop next door called Which Wich...

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