Seafood

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Spicy, saucy, fragrant Cuban-style deviled shrimp (or shrimp creole, or camarones enchilados) served over rice! Perfect for special occasions or weeknight meals! In 1975, my mom bought a Cuban paperback cookbook, which is now in shreds. She had only been living in Miami for less than […]

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Turn fresh tuna steaks into simple, delicious burgers made with sesame oil, soy sauce, spices, tomato, onions, avocado, and wasabi mayo! A 20-minute meal! Anyone here a sushi fan? Meeeee! I love sushi SO much. Spicy tuna fan over here! I also love eel rolls […]

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Easy-to-make baked salmon meatballs made with fresh salmon and served with a spicy avocado crema! Ready in just 30 minutes. Perfect for dinner or as an appetizer! After making Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs, I knew I had to make meatballs again…except I wanted to make them with fresh […]

Blackened Mahi Mahi Sandwich

Blackened Mahi Mahi Sandwich

Fresh, juicy, smokey, spicy, blackened mahi mahi sandwich (aka dolphin sandwich) on a kaiser roll with lettuce, tomato and mashed avocado! One of my favorite restaurants ever in this world is this seafood & bar place named Flanigan’s, located only in Florida. If you’re ever […]

Chili-Rubbed Scallops with Cuban Black Beans + Brown Rice

Chili-Rubbed Scallops with Cuban Black Beans + Brown Rice

Scallops rubbed with smoky, spicy chili powder served with healthy Cuban-style black beans and brown rice, and garlicky sautéed spinach. Phew! That was a long title. Have you ever made something that you KNOW is good…like you can just HEAR your mom saying “Daaaamn. You made that?!” […]

Shrimp Scampi Spaghetti Squash

Shrimp Scampi Spaghetti Squash

Sautéed shrimp tossed in a quick and easy garlic, red pepper flakes, parsley, white wine, and butter sauce on top of spaghetti squash. In case it’s not entirely obvious yet that I’m obsessed with seafood… I’m obsessed with seafood. I’m always thinking of a new ways […]

Honey Soy Glazed Salmon with Spicy Kale Salad

Honey Soy Glazed Salmon with Spicy Kale Salad

Salmon glazed with honey, soy sauce, and lime juice with a simple spicy kale salad made with olive oil, salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes.

Baked Spicy Shrimp Empanadas

Baked Spicy Shrimp Empanadas

Baked Spicy Shrimp Empanadas: Flaky, pastry rounds filled with shrimp, tomato, cayenne, paprika and garlic baked to perfection! Empanadas really are the perfect party food! As you know, I’m all for making life easier in the kitchen. As long as it helps speed things along […]