Seafood

Choose Ocean Friendly, Sustainable Seafood (Sashimi and Sushi) with Sea Choice’s Mobile App

Posted by on Oct 5, 2011 | 3 comments

Choose Ocean Friendly, Sustainable Seafood (Sashimi and Sushi) with Sea Choice’s Mobile App

Speaking of being ocean friendly, every choice we make counts. By avoiding unsustainable fish and seafood, we directly decrease the market demand. If we all chip in some effort and make small sacrifices, it IS possible to snuff out depletion caused by over-fishing, bycatch deaths, ocean bottom damage from trawls, and more.

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Balls Out Birthday Bash and Curried Fish Balls Recipe

Posted by on Sep 1, 2011 | 13 comments

Balls Out Birthday Bash and Curried Fish Balls Recipe

I have a very special friend, best known as el @Sickaction. He has an obsession with balls. He relentlessly interjects the subject of “balls” into any conversation, particularly during inappropriate dining occasions.

On Thanksgiving last year, I gave him his very own pair of goat testicles (but that’s for another post).

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Suck the Head, Freeze the Body – BC Spot Prawns Reminder

Posted by on Jun 4, 2011 | 7 comments

Suck the Head, Freeze the Body – BC Spot Prawns Reminder

Maine cracks their lobsters, Alaska crowns their king crab, and the South boil their crawfish. In B.C., our seasonal, sustainable seafood sweetheart is the spot prawn.

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My First Crawfish Boil in Austin, Texas

Posted by on May 3, 2011 | 11 comments

My First Crawfish Boil in Austin, Texas

Creepy, crawly, and pinchy. I faced my first crawfish boil in Austin, Texas on one breezy spring afternoon. “Don’t wear white”, the Texan warned me.

As soon as we entered our friend’s backyard

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Corn Pudding with Seared Scallops Recipe + Battle Corn Winners

Posted by on Jul 15, 2010 | 11 comments

Corn Pudding with Seared Scallops Recipe + Battle Corn Winners

My life has been one helluva rollercoaster ride. There’s been days where I smiled so much that my face hurt, and there were days I felt so frustrated and discouraged that I wanted to tear my hair out.

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Spot Prawns on Rainbow Radish and Fiddlehead Potato Salad Recipe + Battle Radish Winners

Posted by on May 11, 2010 | 17 comments

Spot Prawns on Rainbow Radish and Fiddlehead Potato Salad Recipe + Battle Radish Winners

This salad recipe was inspired by the gorgeous pre-summer ingredients found inside Granville Island Public Market.

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