Archive | February, 2012

Lamb Pate with Spiced Yogurt

Posted on 26. Feb, 2012 by in Comfort Food

Lamb Pate with Spiced Yogurt

Serve this warm as an appetizer with a good dollop of the spiced yogurt on top of each slice. Quick and easy way to create a pate or a fancy version of meatloaf. 1 lb ground lamb shoulder 2 T grated onion 1 T pressed garlic with a pinch of salt 1t ground cumin 1 […]

Black Bean Butternut Chile with Pesto

Posted on 21. Feb, 2012 by in Comfort Food, Family Dinners

Black Bean Butternut Chile with Pesto

Not only do I love the flavors of this hearty chile I love the name.. black bean butternut, black bean butternut, black bean butternut. 2 large onions chopped (4 cups) 1 T chopped garlic 2 bay leaves 1 T ground cumin 1 T ground oregano 1 t chili powder 1/4 t cloves 1/8 t cayenne […]

Flame Seared Lobster Tail with Seasoned Butter in the shell

Posted on 21. Feb, 2012 by in Family Dinners, Quick Eats

Tis the season for tails! ┬áRun to the seafood department if you don’t have a lobster fairy to deliver them to your door freshly caught. Tails lemon juice and zest from one lemon 1 stick unsalted butter 1 cup of chopped parsley 1 head of chopped garlic Melt butter and add all the ingredients plus […]

Scallop Ceviche

Posted on 04. Feb, 2012 by in Quick Eats

Scallop Ceviche

Salty Dog brought home the Pacific Coast scallop from our local Topanga beach. I lived in Nantucket MA for a couple of summers during my college years and I remember the succulant, delicate sweet and tiny bite of a Nantucket Bay scallop eaten on the docks from boat to mouth. Our scallops are much bigger […]