Browsing Tag

fish

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Salt Rock Tavern

    J. works in the same plaza where Rumba Island Grill and Salt Rock Tavern are over in Oldsmar, so we have been big fans since it first opened a few years…

  • Recipes

    Grouper with Cilantro Cream Sauce

    For a friend’s bachelor party, J. went out to Madeira Beach on a fishing excursion. While J. didn’t catch too many fish on his own, the group split their winnings and…

  • Recipes

    Mahi Club Sandwich

    I’ve been sick for the past week and take-out soup and tea have been the major staples of my diet. Finally feeling better today, I wanted something more filling but still…

  • Recipes

    Mahi and Lemon Escarole

    What is escarole, you ask? That was J.’s question when I told him what was for dinner. (If you’re interested, you can find out more about this bitter green here.) I told…

  • Recipes

    Pistachio Basil Salmon

    One of my favorite recipes at Cooper’s Hawk is their Pistachio Crusted Grouper. In the mood for something different, I figured I could try to make something similar myself. I have…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Jack Willie’s

    When J. and I lived in Westchase, one of our favorite places to go was Jack Willie’s in Oldsmar.  This quaint bar and restaurant is right on the water, dog friendly, and…

  • Recipes

    Salmon Cakes

    One of J.’s favorite things to eat is salmon, especially my Sriracha Glazed Salmon. Unfortunately though, he doesn’t love a lot of other fish, and will not touch shellfish. I on…

  • Recipes

    Mahi and Avocado Salsa

    Fish is a go-to weeknight meal for me because of how quickly it cooks. But, with many “go-to” meals, I feel like I’m often repeating the same recipe over and over again.…

  • Recipes

    Hawaiian Fish Tacos

    I love tacos. I eat them probably once a week whether at home or at a restaurant (sometimes both). The great thing about tacos is that the limits are pretty endless.…