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Florida Cioppino

Florida Cioppino

An Italian Classic with a Florida Twist Cioppino is a classic Italian seafood stew originating from San Francisco and traditionally made from the “catch of the day” which typically includes

Spiny Lobster Mac and Cheese

Florida Lobster Mac and Cheese

With Florida spiny lobster season upon us, I’m always looking for different ways to serve those tasty lobster tails and this dish can be enjoyed at home, not just in

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Summertime Watermelon Salad

This refreshing salad takes advantage of the fresh, summertime flavor of an all time favorite of mine – Watermelon! While the ingredients might not seem to make sense, I found

Susan's Deviled Eggs with Crab

Southern Style Deviled Eggs with Crab Meat

Susan’s Twist on a Family Favorite Deviled Eggs are always a favorite at any gathering at my house. My friends and family always demandthat I make them the same way

Ceviche with Key West Pink Shrimp and Avocado

Key West Pink Shrimp Ceviche

Ceviche with local pink shrimp and avocado Key West Pink Shrimp are in season typically from November through June, so I always buy them when available. However, our local Gulf

Florida Stone Crab

Stone Crab Claws – 3 Ways

Everyone Serves Chilled Claws, Try Something New! Its stone crab season again! If you’ve ever had stone crab claws in South Florida then you’ve probably had them chilled with mustard

Rosemary and Cheese Pinwheel Appetizers

This is a great, hot and tasty appetizer that everyone will enjoy on Thanksgiving or anytime! It’s an easy recipe with just few ingredients and short preparation time.  It’s also

Lemon Blueberry Bread Recipe

Lemon Blueberry Bread

Blueberries are by far, my favorite summer fruit.  I love the combination of Blues with lemon. This Lemon Blueberry Bread recipe produces a perfectly moist, flavorful and delicious loaf of

Lobster Tacos

Lobster Tacos with Spicy Slaw

Winner – 2021 Lobster Chef Competition at Bugfest Yes, its spiny lobster season again in Florida and you can never have enough recipes for cooking up these tasty treats. Congratulations

Flag Cake

My Favorite and Easy American Flag Cake

Having spent lots of 4th of July cook-out celebrations in Massachusetts when my kids were little, this was always a favorite dessert of theirs.  Easy to make and transport, this

Margarita Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Margarita Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Wonderfully Tropical and Easy Desert Chef Tip:  “I mixed Zing Zang Brand Margarita Mix and Silver Tequila (try Hornitos 100% agave) according to the Zing Zang directions for making a

Pad Thai with Florida Shrimp

Pad Thai Shrimp

Delicious with Key West Pink Shrimp or Florida Lobster I fell in love with Thai food 25 years ago when I first visited Thailand and with the exception of some