Fried Fish (not the Q version)

I LOVE fish and chips.  As many of you know my mon managed the Susie Q for years and they were famous for their fish and chips.  This is not that recipe.  One I don’t fry with lard,  that recipe may be lost in time but this will give you a crispy crust and moist…

Flourless Brownies

1 cup of chocolate chips 1 stick of butter 1/2 cup sugar 3 eggs 1/4 cup cocoa powder 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 pinch salt Melt chocolate chips and butter in microwave In 30 second burst until completely melted whisk in sugar. Whisk in eggs one at a time whisk in cocoa powder Whisk in vanilla…

Seafood Chowder

1/2 pound peeled deveined shrimp 1/2 pound bay scallops 1/2 pound clams or mussels 1/2 pound firm fish (mahi, swordfish or other firm fish) 1 diced onion 2 stalks diced celery 1 teaspoon old bay seasoning 1/2 teaspoon pepper 3 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoon flour 1/2 teaspoon parsley flakes 1/2 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon oregano…

Baked Pene

1 pound chorizo sausage casing removed (I use Happy Family Ranch) 1 24 oz favorite marinara sauce 2 teaspoons Italian herbs 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 12 oz dry pene pasta 1 cup Italian cheese blend In a large skillet brown chorizo on medium heat Add marinara sauce Add Italian herbs In a large kettle…

Avocado Potato Salad

2 pounds potatoes boiled and cubed (I prefer redskin) 4 strips bacon cooked and crumbled (I use Happy Family Ranch) 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 avocados skin removed, seeded and mashed 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1/4 cup chopped red onion 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 2 tablespoons cilantro leaves…