Prawn Aglio Olio

Mona has been turning them out, dish after dish, and here’s the latest. Spaghetti, cooked al dente in salted water with a dash of olive oil, reserve a bit of the water Prawns, marinated for 10 minutes with oregano, black pepper, salt and a dash of lime juice (optional) Red chilies, sliced garlic, finely diced…

Prawn Barley Risotto with Chili Gremolata

Here’s another one, part of the weekly mission to source and try out ‘something new’, something different. This was interesting and the addition of a fresh fig salad both brightened and lightened the density of the risotto. Olive oil 1 medium onion, chopped fine 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 1/2 cups pearl barley 4 cups…

Phil’s Seafood BBQ

Fresh from start to finish : from wet market to grill ! It was a very early a.m. wake up, to get to the wet market as the stalls were opening and the fish unloaded … Tekka, stirring to gleaming scales and slippery heaps on the one side, vegetables being unpacked in another, eggs heaped,…