Seafood

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Ideal for takeout, handhelds reel in the growing demand for seafood
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Employ culinary techniques to convey premium cues in takeout fish dishes
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Crispy Salmon with spicy sour corn, green pea-potato purée, red chile-infused roe.
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Snapper Cheeks with chile-spiked apple purée and a fresh apple and pickled fennel salad.
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Chesapeake Blue Crab Fried Rice with Old Bay seasoning, lime, cilantro and radish.
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Seared Scallops: scallops, beluga lentils, parsnip “rice,” bacon, blood orange gastrique.
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Spicy White Shrimp Ajillo with garlic and sherry, served with torn bread.
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Crispy Salmon Skin with cured salmon, citrus crème fraîche and smoked steelhead roe.
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Whole Roasted Wild Alaska Pollock with charred lemon and greens.
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Tostones con Ceviche featuring hamachi infused with ginger, garlic, soy, red onion, jalapeño and schichimi togarashi.
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Seared Diver Scallops with beluga lentil tabbouleh, orange, fennel and capers.
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Smoked Salmon Kebab with fresh dill and mustard.
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Honeymoon Oyster with urchin lobe, salmon roe, tobiko, quail egg yolk and green onion.
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Dungeness Crab Cake with a nixtamalized green papaya and compressed jicama salad.
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Steamed Clams in Arrabbiata: Manila clams, arrabbiata, red wine, charred fennel and fried lardo.
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Gambas y Arroz: Gulf shrimp and saffron bomba rice with peppers, tomatoes and poached eggs.
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Inspiring chefs and driving trends buoy today's opportunities
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Prepping and serving seafood skin-on yields numerous benefits
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When life gives you lemons, serve them with seafood
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10 brunch-friendly dishes primed for a seafood upgrade
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The Executive Chef at Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar in Colorado and Missouri showcases bold flavors in her seafood
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The Lead Chef at Dega Catering and Southern Ground Studios in Nashville, Tenn. works tirelessly to find the best products wherever she lands, sourcing local seafood whenever feasible
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The Co-owner of Passionfish, Pacific Grove, Calif., appealing to customers with elevated, intriguing flavors, she is furthering her cause of protecting the ocean
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The Chef at Freight House in Paducah, Ky. has got her guests hooked on Asian carp
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The Executive Chef at Jack O’Neill Restaurant & Lounge in Santa Cruz, Calif. serves a scallop dish paired with lentils, chanterelles, escarole and a caviar beurre blanc
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The Owner and Executive Chef of Mustards Grill in Napa, Calif. is guided by simplicity and local sourcing in her seafood decisions
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When it comes to seafood preparations, a go-to technique for the chef and cookbook author from Atlanta is slow roasting
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The Culinary Manager and Co-Creator of Fiber Fourteen in Austin, Texas is inspired by the cuisines of Southeast Asia
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The Co-Chef and Owner of the Border Grill Family of Restaurants in Southern California is inspired by her travels in Bali and other places
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The Co-Chef and Owner of the Border Grill Family of Restaurants in Southern California menus ceviches and a poke, as well as Veracruzana and fish tacos
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Chefs showcase creative ways to highlight seafood
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Tuna Tartare with avocado salsa, mushrooms, fresh citrus, phyllo, cheese crisp, yuzu, olive-almond pesto
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Skate fish with caper/brown-butter sauce, green cabbage, smoked bacon
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Crispy Red Snapper for Two with jasmine rice, bok choy, shiitake, bean sprouts and coconut broth
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Miso Glazed Barramundi with white miso and honey, plancha-grilled jumbo asparagus, chipotle oil
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Crispy-Fried Essex Clams with preserved lemon, pickled peppers, dried black olive, squid ink anchoïade
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Scorpion Chile Hushpuppies with sourwood honey and chicken liver mousse
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Fried lobster tail over Cheddar Bay Biscuit waffles and maple syrup
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Duros, raw tuna, chile-soy vinaigrette, scallion, cilantro, crema, hot sauce, avocado, mango, sesame seeds, chile flakes
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Shrimp, mussels, swai, oysters, andouille sausage, corn on the cob, potatoes
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Jumbo shrimp, Maine lobster tail, littleneck clams, mussels, mahi-mahi, squid, baby octopus, saffron rice, piquillo pepper salad
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Raw jalapeño, rock shrimp, habanero aïoli, pickled shallot, fresh chives
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Charred octopus with cold-smoked mussels, salsa macha, pickled papaya, charred avocado
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Puffed black rice, raw tuna, avocado, green apple, sev, potato, green mango, tamarind chutney, green chile, radish, cilantro cress
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Maine Lobster Pot Pie with brandied lobster cream and market baby vegetables
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Crispy Skin Salmon with mushroom dust, roasted mushroom, beetroot ketchup
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Lobster chunks, roasted potato, chipotle coleslaw, baon rouille, garlic, lemongrass, roll
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Fried green plantain, octopus ceviche, avocado salsa
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Cebiche Clásico with striped bass, leche de tigre, aji limo chile peppers, Japanese sweet potato, yuyo and micro cilantro
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Oysters Rockefeller with creamed poblano
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Fresh cod, beer batter, french fries, coleslaw, tartar sauce
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Blackened Tuna Burger with wasabi-ginger aïoli, marinated cucumber, onion, radish and carrots on a milk bun
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At Modern Market - a fast casual based in Denver that serves farm-fresh, artisan food, including wholesome grain bowls, modern salads and toasted sandwiches - director of culinary operations Nate Weir talks about how he worked to source exactly the right salmon, then showcased it in a Curried Salmon Bowl LTO, before developing a Salmon Caesar Salad that quickly became the No. 2 seller in the overall menu mix.
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Newk’s Eatery offers an Ahi Tuna Salad with radishes, carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, greens and ginger-wasabi dressing
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Hugo’s Frog Bar & Fish House - Seared Scallops with beet vinaigrette, cauliflower purée and microgreens
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Dos Urban 's Cantina Raw Scallop AguaChile with sweet potato purée, pickled red onion, spicy lime aguachile, cilantro, chia seed.
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OB Surf Lodge offers a Sunchoke Soup with duck confit, mushrooms, dried cherries and sunchoke chips
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FoodE offers a Smoked Trout Salad with romaine, wheat berries, fresh vegetables, avocado and bacon
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Nazca Mochica's Mochica Cebiche comprises lime-marinated seasonal whitefish, cilantro, red onions, caramelized sweet potato, choclo
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Eventide Oyster Co offers the Eventide Brown Butter Lobster Roll with Lobster meat, brown butter vinaigrette, bao-style steamed bun, sea salt, chives
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Sixth Engine - Seared Rockfish with green wax beans, peewee potatoes, toasted almonds, lemon confit
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Annunciation's offers a Seared Yellowfin Tuna with Creole fried black rice, sweet potato-habanero sauce and signature “Steel sauce”. “The dish is warm, cool, salty, sweet, spicy, meaty, light, crunchy and tender.”
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This trend sees seafood boldly stepping out of its traditional confines and embracing big flavor combinations and casual presentations. Chefs are menuing seafood in thrilling ways, underpinning the dishes with an approachable, but meaningful message of sustainability.
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The cilantro yogurt dressing is really the difference maker in this dish. It’s so creamy, fresh and flavorful, and yet lower in calories thanks to non-fat Greek yogurt.
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Stuffed with luscious, sweet lump crab, this quesadilla is the perfect vehicle for the creamy avocado partnered with a zingy chipotle aioli and fresh pico de gallo. Served warm on a crispy, toasty flour tortilla.
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Fresh roasted garlic and a bit of black pepper are all that's necessary to turn out a flavorful grilled salmon fillet. Serve topped with a fresh green salad and bulgar for a healthy, flavorful menu option.
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Fillets of gurnard, lemon sole, bream, mullet and line-caught bass all respond well to this treatment, as do thick fillets of pollock.