Shrimp & Grits with Bacon, Smoked Paprika & Aged Manchego

Confession: I’ve never had shrimp & grits before. So i was even more surprised to be craving it over the holidays. How can you crave something you’ve never even tasted? I took some liberties that would horrify even Paula Deen with this classic Southern dish and adapted it to my half-Spaniard taste buds using aged […]


Curry Seafood Tartelettes

It’s busy at work these days and if my posts seem rushed and/or don’t make any sense it’s mainly because i start to blog when the rest of my fellow New-Yorkers go to sleep. You should see me in the morning. I’m a danger to myself. Yes, it’s a busy time of the year for […]


Shrimp Salad w/ Fava Beans, Corn, Avocado, Heirloom Tomatoes and Smoked Bacon

This is what i feel like eating on hot summer days. It would make the perfect picnic salad even though the simple idea of a picnic has become a distant, unrealistic dream for me. My work schedule won’t allow anything remotely relaxing until at least… december 2012! [insert sympathetic moans here] Anyone wants to start […]


My Guest Post on Rasa Malaysia: Grilled Shrimp with Green Papaya and Mango Salad

Hey friends! Something exciting! Head over to Rasa Malaysia and check out my guest post. The lovely and uber-talented Bee of Rasa Malaysia was kind enough to leave me the keys of her fantastic blog for the duration of a post. I got distracted and i think i forgot to turn off the gas when […]