2 posts from day 16/01/2017

Tarragon Shrimp Salad

I love shrimp! This recipe is pretty simple and can be prepared ahead of time. It can be served with a salad, corn tortillas to make shrimp tacos or with butter lettuce to make shrimp lettuce wraps.The recipe came from Ina Garten's cookbook called Cooking for Jeffrey. This was my third recipe from this cookbook, and so far, it worked out really well. She advises to cook the shrimp in cold water and to slowly raise the heat. Pernod is also added to the cooking water which adds a ... Continue Reading

The Tasting Table Cookbook Club: January’s Cookbook

A few of my recipes these days have been coming from Ina Garten's cookbook called Cooking for Jeffrey.  I recently joined the Tasting Table Cookbook Club on FaceBook. It is a great group to join if you are looking to explore new recipes and need a little motivation by your peers. We are cooking through a different book each month posting photos of the meals we cooked along with any recommendations that would make the recipe better or healthier.  My goal is to cook at least one recipe ... Continue Reading