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COUSCOUS AND ITALIAN TUNA SALAD

2 C Israeli couscous (10 to 12 oz.) 2 (7 oz.)  jars Italian tuna in olive oil, drained and flaked 2 tsp. grated lemon zest (2 lemons) 1/4 C freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 C good olive oil 3 T … Continue reading

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CRAB CAKES WITH POMMERY MUSTARD SAUCE

CRAB CAKES INGREDIENTS: 1 pound blue crabmeat (claw) 1 pound blue crabmeat (jumbo lump) 1/2 C mayonnaise 1/4 C fresh lemon juice (approx. 2 lemons) 1/2 C fresh flat leaf parsley, chopped 1 large egg 1 T Dijon mustard 1 … Continue reading

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SHRIMP LOUIS SALAD

This is one of those salads that can be very versatile!  If you increase the portions, you can make a wonderful lunch or dinner.  You can also substitute the shrimp with real crab meat and it becomes Crab Louis Salad, … Continue reading

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GOODY-GOODY HAMBURGERS (my version!)

My cousin Cynthia gave me this recipe she found for the original “Goody-Goody” hamburger.  Those of you from Tampa should remember the Goody-Goody Drive In Restaurant in downtown Tampa when we were growing up.  It was a special treat to … Continue reading

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PISTACHIO CRUSTED CHICKEN BREAST OVER BABY SPINACH SALAD WITH PINEAPPLE, STRAWBERRIES & FETA with CRANBERRY ORANGE DRESSING

DO THIS THE NIGHT BEFORE: ORANGE/CRANBERRY DRESSING: 1 cup Craisins (dried cranberries) juice from 2 fresh large navel oranges 1/2 C Extra virgin olive oil fresh graded sea salt and back pepper to taste Place dried cranberries in bowl.  Squeeze … Continue reading

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