Seafood Recipes

Toasted Barley & Shrimp Salad Recipe

Jan 15, 2014
Toasted Barley & Shrimp Salad Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Work some whole grains into your lunch with this make-ahead toasted barley and shrimp salad recipe. It’s healthy, tasty and packed with fiber! The only way I can avoid the eat-everything-in-the-fridge trap during the lunch hour is by having a plan. Okay, that pretty much applies to the whole day. Hunger along with an empty [...]

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Shrimp Puttanesca Rice Bowl Recipe with Capers & Tomatoes

Sep 9, 2013
Shrimp Puttanesca Rice Bowl Recipe with Capers & Tomatoes | cookincanuck.com

This classic Italian puttanesca sauce is simmered with shrimp & ladled over rice for an easy, healthy meal. Whenever my husband’s birthday or Father’s Day rolls around, it’s sure to be a Mexican/southwestern fiesta at our house. For this birthday, that meant Rick Bayless’ Smoky Peanut Mole with Pork Tenderloin. The weekend also involved our [...]

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New Recipes: Grilled Crostini, Shrimp Cocktail & Rice Noodle Salad

Sep 1, 2013
New Recipes: Grilled Crostini, Shrimp Cocktail & Rice Noodle Salad | cookincanuck.com

These recipes are perfect for weeknight meals, easy lunches or backyard parties. Grilled crostini, a spicy shrimp cocktail, grilled chicken and a rice noodle salad…flavors to die for! When I posted my Best Grilling & Summer Barbecue Recipes and Top 10 Vegetarian Recipes for the Grill, we were just easing into summer and Labor Day [...]

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Easy Grilled Salmon Recipe in Foil with Ginger & Soy Sauce

Aug 12, 2013
Easy Grilled Salmon Recipe in Foil with Ginger & Soy Sauce | cookincanuck.com

This easy grilled salmon recipe in foil, with the flavors of soy sauce and ginger, requires virtually no clean-up. It’s perfect for busy weeknights! I take absolutely no credit for this grilled salmon in foil, possibly one of the easiest dinners you will ever make. That all goes to my mum. She has made this [...]

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Shrimp & Zucchini Stir-Fry Recipe with Miso Lime Sauce

Jul 31, 2013
Shrimp & Zucchini Stir-Fry Recipe with Miso Lime Sauce | cookincanuck.com

This quick shrimp and zucchini stir-fry recipe is elevated by a sumptuous miso sauce, with a hit of fresh ginger and garlic. Apparently I’m on some sort of a kick. It must have been my recent trip to our local Asian market that inspired the recent recipes. First, it was the Tricolor Thai Salad with [...]

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New Recipes: Shrimp Kebabs, Springs Rolls & Strawberry Sauce

Jul 6, 2013
New Recipes: Shrimp Kebabs, Springs Rolls & Strawberry Sauce | cookincanuck.com

When we’re running from the pool to a soccer game, then back to the pool in the middle of summer (with a little work tucked in between), all we want is something light, quick and easy for dinner. Braising and baking get pushed aside for grilling and searing. Here are four new recipes that we’ve [...]

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Shrimp, Corn & California Avocado Pasta Salad Recipe & a CA Avocado Trip

Jul 3, 2013
Shrimp, Corn & California Avocado Pasta Salad Recipe & a CA Avocado Trip | cookincanuck.com

Thank you to the California Avocado Commission for sponsoring this post, and helping me to share my love of “all things avocado”. Whether you celebrate Fourth of July or Canada Day, or are just a summertime entertaining diva, there’s a good chance that you need a day off of manning the grill and feeding the [...]

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Healthy Potato Salad & Basil Shrimp Pasta Salad Recipes

Jun 9, 2013
Healthy Potato Salad & Basil Shrimp Pasta Salad Recipes | cookincanuck.com

When it comes to weekly menu planning during the summer, you have to take into account weekend get-togethers and family picnics. Both of these recipes, a light shrimp pasta salad and a healthy potato salad, can either be served on a weeknight or packed up for a barbecue potluck. And even better? They’re both lighter [...]

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Shrimp, California Avocado & Rice Noodle Spring Rolls Recipe

May 8, 2013
Avocado Shrimp Spring Rolls | cookincanuck.com

Last weekend I made like Billy Idol and let out a rebel yell. Or maybe it was more of a caveman grunt. I become a little overwrought with excitement when the grilling season hits. Last year, I posted How to: Grill Like a Girl…My Best Tips to help any wannabe grillers tackle their fear of [...]

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