Category: Seafood

How to Clean a Tuna

Catching Tuna off the Oregon Coast can be the most exhilarating 30 minutes once you find them that you can have in a boat.  The last time we fished in Cabo, we had 29 in less than 30 minutes.  When the bite is over,…

Shrimp and Pork Pot Stickers

I am always looking for different way to cook wild game.  My oldest daughter had been bugging me about making pot stickers, so I waited until she left for the weekend and tried them.  They were great Megan, sorry you were not here to…

Sear-Roasted Halibut with Tomato and Capers

This is one of my favorite halibut dishes.  However, if you do not like capers, do not make this dish.  The capers, along with the balsamic vinegar and cherry tomatoes  is what brings this dish and all the complexities together.  If you have a…

Halibut Tacos with Green Sauce

One of our favorite things to do is make fresh fish tacos, and as some of you already know…we caught some earlier this week.  We had JW coming up to visit from Texas this week and he was screaming on the plane when he…

Wild Mushroom Risotto with Pesto Scallops

I said I was going to post it and true to my word, I finally got around to it.   This one goes great with the “Springer Salmon Cedar Plank” recipe.  I decided for the blog that I would do it as a main course. …

Cedar Planked Springer Salmon in the Green Egg

My buddy gave me this recipe about three years ago and I must say, it is a great way to cook salmon.  Especially fresh Spring King Salmon from the Columbia River in Oregon.  I made it the next day after a client caught a…

Pan Fried Razor Clams

The first recipe that you need to know, is how to cook a razor clam the old school way.  There are several ways to do it, from deep-frying to bbq.  However, I am going to teach you the old school way and I guarantee…

How to clean a Razor Clam

I get asked this a lot, and just like everyone else I had to learn it to pass it on to my friends, family and now you if you are reading this.  I am going to show you the exact way I learned from…

The Basics of Clamming

Clamming to me is a one of the best times you could ever spend with family.  I told my friend Grover this weekend that my life is basically “one big Easter egg hunt”.  He sort of looked at me funny and I elaborated on…

Cucumber cups with Smoked Salmon Cream Cheese

I was supposed to go to some friends house this evening for a Christmas party.  As I cooked appetizers during the day I began to get very tired.  I took a nap for two hours, and as I woke I knew I was coming…

Shrimp and Gorgonzola Cream Sauce Pasta

I was down in Cabo San Lucas Mexico a few weeks ago and I had this dish at one of my favorite restaurants in all of the world for Sushi.  If you want the worlds best sushi go to Nik Sans in Cabo, it will blow your…

How to Can Fish in a Pressure Cooker

Here is the step by step instructions for canning salmon or tuna.  I do both and trust me once you can your own tuna, you will never again eat regular tuna in the can at the grocery store. Each step is very important, so…