Category Archives: Seafood

Bengal Seafood Salad because man does not live by Potted Parrot alone

I have this thing about seafood salad. Actually I have this thing about seafood. My favorite place to eat was this old shack looking place in VA Beach called the Duck Inn. You stood in line. You shared tables with people you didn’t know. You watched the ships come in and the lights come on […]

Pei Mei– Shih Chin Tan P’ai

(ASSORTED MEAT IN EGG PIE)  Yield: 4 servings 1/3 c Chicken, diced boned 1/4 c Ham, diced 1 Duck gizzard 1/4 c Shrimp, small shelled 1/4 c Black mushrooms, diced 1/4 c Bamboo shoots 2 tb Green peas 2 tb Oil 1/2 tb Wine 1/2 ts Salt 8 Eggs 2 tb Flour 1/4 ts Salt […]

I am a cooking snob and Stevenson, JFK, Thant recipe

I have this thing for historical recipes. Part of that might be the fact I am a history nut period but the cooking always interested me. I have seen many who whine that all Gran left them was the ingredient list. Yep. Because Gram could cook. One did not own a cookbook unless one was […]