Oh My Cod

Curry Butter Icelandic Cod with Brandied Currants & Balsamic Infused Lentils: So first off – this was an “oh my god” dish that brought the best out of every ingredient. I have been enjoying sous vide as a technique for … Continue reading

Fish Tale

Hamachi Crudo with Bok Choy, Radish, & Rice Wine Vinaigrette

Hamachi Sashimi with Bok Choy, Radish, & Rice Wine Vinaigrette: Truth be told, I do love the splendor of summer. My beautiful bride would disagree, as I tend to melt and burn from the hot sun even coated in 100 … Continue reading

The Butterfly Effect

Hamachi Tartare with Miso Pickled Cucumber & Salmon Roe

Hamachi Tartare with Miso Pickled Cucumber & Salmon Roe: Small changes to an initial intention can cause a chain reaction that leads to large changes and eventually a completely different end result – the butterfly effect. This happened to me … Continue reading

Swordplay

Honey Glazed Grilled Swordfish with Farro & Sundried Tomato Sala

Honey Glazed Grilled Swordfish with Farro & Sundried Tomato Salad: The seething debate that continues on the plight of honey bees still vexes me. Understood that there is a lack of clear specific evidence to any one thing regarding the … Continue reading

Flower Power

Roasted Salmon with Cauliflower Puree & Sunflower Greens

Roasted Salmon with Cauliflower Puree & Sunflower Greens: Having grown up in the 1970’s being served frozen and canned vegetables, it’s no wonder I used to despise the very thought of green beans, spinach, or the worst, vegetable medley. Later … Continue reading

Feeling Blue

Crispy Bluefish with Spicy Udon Noodles

Crispy Bluefish with Spicy Udon Noodles: I have extremely fond memories of fishing with my uncle off the waters of Nantucket. Even though I’ve been fishing since I was old enough to hold a rod and reel, and have experienced … Continue reading

Socked in the Eye

Pecan-Crusted Sockeye Salmon

Pecan Crusted Sockeye Salmon with Coconut Balsamic Edamame: I’m often surprised at how acute some people are with random, yet decisive, acts of kindness. Not just the occasional driver waving you first at the synchronous stop sign competition, or a … Continue reading

Fishing for Cause

Salmon with Kale & Turnip Raita

Salmon with Kale & Turnip Raita: Swimming upstream is evidently easy for salmon, but less so for some who can’t think outside the box, especially when it comes to corporations. It vexes me that in an age of knowledge surrounded … Continue reading

Bowl of Wonder

Glazed Sesame Salmon with Acorn Squash & Saffron Rice: The sun is slowly rising on this cold December morning with a snap of light blasting through the tall pines. I look back at all the dishes we’ve created this year … Continue reading

Accessorizing Mr. Potato

Tilapia on Potato Pancake with Wild Mushrooms & Pearl Sauce: My grandmother would sit me on the counter as a child and offer me a whole raw potato to try. She’d say – “Try it. Like an apple.” Then she … Continue reading