Tag Archive | shrimp

You-Won’t-Want-to-Share Shrimp Tikka

What exactly is a tikka? I’ve consistently made this dish for a few years now, and it wasn’t until today that I asked myself that very question.  In Finnish it means woodpecker.  Google dictionary tells me it is “an Indian dish of small pieces of meat or vegetables marinated in a spice mixture.”  I think […]

I Love NOLA Creole Shrimp

I have a very special place in my heart for New Orleans.  I lived there during, what my husband will confirm were, the best years of my life… other than the years I’ve spent with him, of course.  In honor of the upcoming French Quarter Festival in New Orleans, I thought I’d share an easy […]