Pomfret Rechead – Stuffed Fish

View my step-by-step video When you think about a Goan fried fish, visions of perfectly crispy fried fish in a red masala paste come to mind, and this recipe for Pomfret Rechad or Pomfret Rechado does not disappoint!. The name Rechado is derived from”recheio” is a Portuguese word  referring to a stuffing and typically this … Continue reading Pomfret Rechead – Stuffed Fish

Sushi and Ceviche at the Riu Palace Hotel

View my step-by-step video Recently we visited the gorgeous Riu Palace Hotel in Costa Rica and I was lucky enough to get the Executive Chef, Rudolfo Garcia to show me how to make two kinds of sushi – the Spider roll and the California roll. I didn’t record the exact measurements and weights of the … Continue reading Sushi and Ceviche at the Riu Palace Hotel

Shrimp Vindaloo

Watch my step-by-step video If you’re Goan( Goa is a state in India) there’s nothing more delicious than a Shrimp Vindaloo or Vindalho. This is an authentic recipe using the spice paste recipe from our family recipe books. While this dish may sound very hard to prepare, it’s really not. Follow my simple steps below … Continue reading Shrimp Vindaloo

Stuffed Crispy Pappadums with a Shrimp filling

Watch step-by-step instructions If you’ve ever been to Goa and eaten at a beach shack, you’ve definitely had this delectable snack. Crispy pappadum stuffed with a Shrimp Chilly fry filling, rolled, sealed and fried. Papads or Pappaadums are made from a lentil flour paste that was traditionally dried in the sun by the ladies of … Continue reading Stuffed Crispy Pappadums with a Shrimp filling

Fish Caldine or Caldinho

Watch step-by-step video I am originally from Goa, so I love to make dishes that I’ve tasted growing up. This Fish Caldine or Caldinho as it’s known to the Portuguese purists, can also be prepared with Shrimp or Veggies is a mild and mellow curry compared to many other more fiery Goan curries. Typically local … Continue reading Fish Caldine or Caldinho

Shrimp & Tuna Ceviche

Watch my step-by-step video instructions NYE is around the corner and we’re all thinking about what to wear to look our elegant and glitzy best. I also decided to collab with some YouTubers from around the world to make something delicious and elegant to serve at an elegant soiree. I didn’t have to think too … Continue reading Shrimp & Tuna Ceviche

Pistachio Pesto on Tilapa with Red Pepper

View my step by step video I love a good pesto like the average Joe except sometimes I want a pesto that is spectacular. Pistachios have got to be the tastiest tasting nut that is out there. This would explain why they are sold shelled, unshelled, salted, unsalted and flavoured. They are expensive and must be stored in the refrigerator … Continue reading Pistachio Pesto on Tilapa with Red Pepper

Smoked Salmon Pinwheels

Watch my step by step video When I’m entertaining I like to have a couple of easy make ahead apps that look amazing. These Smoked Salmon Pinwheels are elegant and beautiful and will earn you some fabulous comments. Most Salmon Pinwheels I’ve seen and made before are scraps of Smoked Salmon laid over cream cheese and rolled … Continue reading Smoked Salmon Pinwheels

Chilli Shrimp & Paneer Wonton

Click here for my step by step video Chilli Shrimp & Paneer wontons are a a perfect app for any party. Tiny pieces of Shrimp and Paneer are tossed in spring onions and chilli paste to make a spectacular filling for these crispy treats. What’s great about this recipe is that these can be made … Continue reading Chilli Shrimp & Paneer Wonton

Jhinga Makhni – Shrimp cooked in a buttery curried gravy

View my step-by-step video Jhinga Makhani is a very popular Indian curry where Jhinga or Shrimp is cooked in a well balanced buttery gravy. I learned how to make this gravy from the very talented Sanjay Thumma of vahrehvah.com.  This base gravy is so delicious that you can use this to also make fish, crab … Continue reading Jhinga Makhni – Shrimp cooked in a buttery curried gravy