seafood

How To Buy A Whole Fish

How To Buy A Whole Fish

Whole, pan roasted fish look really impressive, and are crazy easy to cook, but some home cooks are put off by the idea of scaling, cleaning or otherwise dealing with fish guts. The good news is that any fishmonger at any decent seafood counter will prep your fish for you…

Roasting Is The Key To A Better Prawn Cocktail

I can’t think of a prawn dish I don’t enjoy, but the rate with which I inhale a prawn cocktail is alarming. There are only two components to the dish — prawn and sauce — so making a good prawn cocktail is all about maximizing the flavour in each. To…

Add Oomph To Your Prawn Cocktail With Wasabi Paste

Depending on when you began to care about food, you may think the prawn cocktail passé, but it seems to be experiencing a (possibly ironic) resurgence. (Though, in my mind, the prawn cocktail never went away; it was us who strayed.) It’s a simple dish that requires two things. First,…