Sadly, side dishes are often overlooked and given less attention than main courses. Soggy French fries, rock-hard baked potatoes and a substance called “rice pilau” appear on plates aside perfectly good entrees of seafood and game. That’s a shame, so I offer my recipe for Cuban black beans as a solution.
Early summer meals may feature main courses of seafood or game, but let’s not overlook the importance of dessert. Flan is a typically Spanish or Cuban egg custard, and this coconut-infused modification of a Key West recipe is particularly tasty.
Nowadays, there are so many traditional ways to cook up your catch, why not let lemon do the work? Rather than frying or baking your fish, try some ceviche, it’s delicious and light.
FS member Last Mango has put together a terrific list of a few of his favorite fish recipes, with photos of the finished dishes.
WTVJ’s (NBC 6) Jennifer Reeves speaks with Guy Harvey’s Dave Chafin, who demonstrates the art of cleaning/preparing lionfish. With the right preparation, lionfish make for a delicious meal.