I picked up a few stalks of rhubarb this morning and thought you might be harvesting rhubarb as well, so I am reposting this recipe for Vanilla-Rhubarb Jam. The recipe came from from Food in Jars, and let me tell you Bob, it’s flippin’ delicious. Here is the freakin’ awesome recipe: I picked a few […]
Boiled or sauteed shrimp, layered with paper thin strips of lemon, red onion, bell pepper, jalapeno, and garlic, whole bay leaves and dressed with a vinaigrette. Shown here on a slice of toasted bread.
I didn’t grow up eating pickled shrimp, which is surprising considering my mom’s coastal upbringing. Her family spans from the Atlantic beaches of Florida, all the way to the bayous of Louisiana. Seafood made regular appearances at our family gatherings, but usually in the form of spicy gumbos and jambalayas. It wasn’t until I attended an annual Christmas Day cocktail party a few years back with my now fiancé that I discovered the wonder that is Sea Island Shrimp.