Smokin' Chestnut

Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all. ~Harriet van Horne

Category: seafood

Shrimp in Green Sauce

This recipe? WOW, easy. Also, this recipe? We made it for St. Patrick’s day. The gorgeous green colors were perfect!  I meant to get this recipe out closer to that holiday but I am human, which means I’m busy and I procrastinate, which means I post recipes whenever I want. However! This dish works anytime, [...]

Salmon over Arugula Pasta Salad

When I first saw this recipe, I had an instant vision in my head of how I would like it to look plated. This doesn’t usually happen when I see a recipe. Photographing our meal is often a poste-haste affair of me snapping photos of the plate in a few tried-and-true poses while my stomach [...]

Lemony Broccoli and Shrimp Pasta

I wish I had more to say about this recipe, but what else is there to say? It’s quick. It’s simple. It’s healthy. And it’s GOOD. I’ve become pretty picky about what I eat (how can I look at seemingly hundreds of recipes and the majority of them only elicit a lip snarl?) so it [...]