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Sautéing Shrimp

The Splendid Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
The Splendid Table

Trust your common sense, your sense of touch and your taste. Don't over cook is the mantra for all fish, especially for shrimp.

BP Sees a Return to Grandeur as Gulf Fishermen Reel From Disaster

Rocky Kistner | Posted 06.27.2012 | Green
Rocky Kistner

You can expect the media and the airwaves to be clogged with happy talk about the Gulf in the months ahead. We all wish it were true, but the facts -- and perceptions of those toiling in the fisheries -- just don't support it.

Why Weeknight Meals Matter (Plus 5 Delicious Recipes)

Anna Watson Carl | Posted 04.26.2012 | Home
Anna Watson Carl

After a long day at work, often the last thing you want to do is get in the kitchen and make a meal. Isn't it just easier to order a pizza and relax? Easier, maybe, but in the long run there are some pretty huge benefits to making even a simple homemade meal.

Exotic Shrimp Threaten Native Species

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 06.27.2012 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A big increase in reports of Asian tiger shrimp along the U.S. Southeast coast and in the Gulf of Mexico has federal biologists w...

How To Prepare And Devein Shrimp

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Also see: Our 30 Best Shrimp Recipes Are you one of those people who hates dealing with shrimp? There's no reason to be afraid -- shrimp are easier...

Oil and Herring Don't Mix

Carl Safina | Posted 03.18.2012 | Green
Carl Safina

When the Exxon Valdez ran aground in Alaska's Prince William Sound, it unleashed a regional catastrophe whose effects continue to play out these two decades later. One such apparent effect was the subsequent collapse of the region's herring.

Six Steps to a Healthy 2012

Deborah Chud | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Deborah Chud

Everyone I know is recovering from December. Too much of too many good things left us with that morning-after feeling. New Year's resolutions followed, as did 24/7 ads for diets and gym memberships. Now what?

5 Easy And Elegant Weeknight Dinners

Jennifer Segal | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Jennifer Segal

Isn't it nice to know that you can cook an elegant dinner without all that much effort? It's just a matter of finding the right recipes. These five dishes are delicious and doable even on a busy night.

A Fisherman's Farewell? Gulf Residents Fight for Their Future 15 Months After the BP Blowout

Rocky Kistner | Posted 12.26.2011 | Green
Rocky Kistner

Ever since BP's mammoth Deepwater Horizon rig blew 15 months ago, the lives of thousands of fishermen across the Gulf have never been the same. Many say they were poisoned by oil and chemical dispersants after being thrust into cleanup jobs they were woefully unprepared for.

Ever Tried A Burger Made From Blue Bay Mussels? (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.30.2011 | DC

In the District of Columbia's ever-expanding battle for burger supremacy, there are many contenders. The latest to up its game is Et Voila!, a tiny Be...

Experiential Eating At Noma: The World's Best Restaurant?

Millie Kerr | Posted 10.29.2011 | Home
Millie Kerr

I appreciated Noma's insistence on creativity; its particular breed of innovation demands active participation. Every course requires the diner to use his hands.

Fork-In-The-Road Creole Shrimp

KitchenDaily | Katie Workman | Posted 10.29.2011 | Home

This shrimp dish is New Orleans-inspired, the kind of saucy shrimp that is served at many a Big Easy restaurant, along with plenty of crusty bread for...

Fishermen React To Game-Changing New Shrimp Regulations

AP | By CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 10.10.2011 | Home

PORTLAND, Maine -- One of New England's last open-access commercial fisheries could be closed to new participants as regulators look at new ways to ma...

A Shrimp Farm In The Middle Of The Desert

AP | By CRISTINA SILVA | Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

NORTH LAS VEGAS -- In an arid field of Joshua trees and desert brush 30 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, an isolated farm is raising thousands of recen...

How To Buy The Right Shrimp

EatingWell | Posted 09.14.2011 | Home

By Matthew Thompson, Associate Food Editor for EatingWell Magazine It really pays to read the label when it comes to buying seafood, especially shri...

8 Winning Burgers For The 4th

Food52 | Posted 08.30.2011 | Home

8 of our best burger recipes, and not all of them beef -- everything from the Classic Diner Burger to unique Shrimp Burgers with Roasted Garlic-Orange...

Thousands of Gulf Sea Turtles Killed by Shrimp Trawls

Susan Cohn Rockefeller | Posted 08.22.2011 | Green
Susan Cohn Rockefeller

I was shocked to learn that while sea turtles have been undoubtedly affected by the massive oil spill last year, there's another culprit: Gulf of Mexico shrimp trawls.

Has The BP Oil Spill Affected Gulf Shrimp?

Daniel Klein | Posted 08.21.2011 | Home
Daniel Klein

This second episode in New Orleans started with a very early morning. We drove out to the tip of Louisiana. Storms had wiped out so much, most everyth...

7 Summer Sandwiches

Food52 | Posted 08.10.2011 | Home

7 summer sandwiches, perfect for picnics or sprucing up a brown bag lunch. Hit up for more on all things food, from baking recipes to salv...

WATCH: Giant Prehistoric Shrimp Was A Killer Scientists Say

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

This newly-discovered, prehistoric shellfish gives whole new meaning to the term jumbo shrimp. Yale researchers announced they discovered in southe...

Warning Signs Flash at the Start of a Crucial Shrimp Season in the Gulf

Rocky Kistner | Posted 07.20.2011 | Green
Rocky Kistner

The first week of Louisiana's crucial brown shrimp season is nearly over and the reports from fishermen are not good.

Chinese-Style Jerky

Josh Ozersky | Posted 06.07.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky


Po' Boys & The Hope Diamond Of Chicken Sandwiches

Josh Ozersky | Posted 06.04.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky


Man Stuffs Shrimp Down Pants, Strikes Guard

AP | Posted 05.28.2011 | Home

DOVER, Pa. -- A central Pennsylvania man faces robbery and assault charges after he allegedly stuffed a bag of frozen shrimp down his pants and attack...

Fast Food Review: Taco Bell's Pacific Shrimp Taco

Slashfood | Erik R. Trinidad, Posted Mar 18th 2011 @ 4:00PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As the "Fish Fridays" of Lent continue, the folks at Taco Bell want remind all the observant omnivores out there that fish isn't the only game in town...