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Butterflying Lobster Tails - Learn How to Butterfly a Lobster Tails. Butterflying Lobster Tails Learn how to butterfly a lobster tail Butterflying lobster tails is the method of preparation most common in restaurants.

Butterflying Lobster Tails - Learn How to Butterfly a Lobster Tails

This method results in a lobster tail that puffs out of the shell and makes for a spectecular presentation. This is one of the more complex methods of cooking a lobster tail but this step-by-step guide will show you how to cook lobster tails like a pro. Below are directions for butterflying 6oz lobster tails Defrost the lobster tails Grab your kitchen shears Begin the cut with the bottom blade right under the shell. Proceed the cut down the center all the way to the base of the tale Cut to base of tail Grab each side of the shell and gently pry away the shell away from the meat Continue to pry the shell away from the meat but keep the back of the meat connected to the shell.

Broiling Lobster Tails - Learn How to Broil a Lobster Tail. Broiling Lobster Tails Learn how to broil a lobster tail Broiling a Lobster Tail is a method used to get the golden brown top that you often see on lobster tails served in restaurants.

Broiling Lobster Tails - Learn How to Broil a Lobster Tail

Many ovens at home may not be able to achieve this but if you can get it to work, the tail will look beautiful when it comes out of the oven. Wild Rice and Toasted Pecan Pilaf Recipe. Island Pork Tenderloin Salad Recipe. Prepare pork: Preheat oven to 350°F.

Island Pork Tenderloin Salad Recipe

Stir together salt, pepper, cumin, chili powder, and cinnamon, then coat pork with spice rub. Heat oil in an ovenproof 12-inch heavy skillet over moderately high heat until just beginning to smoke, then brown pork, turning, about 4 minutes total. Leave pork in skillet. Make glaze and roast pork: Stir together brown sugar, garlic, and Tabasco and pat onto top of each tenderloin. Roast in middle of oven until thermometer inserted diagonally in center of each tenderloin registers 140°F, about 20 minutes.

Make vinaigrette while pork roasts: Whisk together juices, mustard, curry powder, salt, and pepper, then add oil in a stream, whisking until emulsified. Prepare salad ingredients while pork stands: Cut peel, including white pith, from oranges with a sharp knife, then cut oranges crosswise into 1/4-inch-thick slices. Assemble salad: Cut pork at a 45-degree angle into 1/2-inch-thick slices. Perfect roast chicken. Method Having learnt the things I've learnt about chickens over the last few years, of course I'm going to suggest that you buy free-range or organic.

Perfect roast chicken

But if you're a little tight for cash, the RSPCA Freedom Food chickens are very good and available in all good supermarkets. To prepare your chicken Take your chicken out of the fridge 30 minutes before it goes into the oven. Preheat your oven to 240°C/475°F/gas 9. There's no need to peel the vegetables – just give them a wash and roughly chop them. Mango-Glazed Curried Ribs recipe. Creamy Tarragon Chicken Medallions With Skillet Sweet Potatoes and Beans recipe. Sweet Potato & Green Bean Salad with Maple-Mustard Dressing.

In the past 96 hours, I’ve eaten pizza.

Sweet Potato & Green Bean Salad with Maple-Mustard Dressing

I’ve eaten pastrami. I’ve eaten burgers and fries and snappy-skinned hot dogs that, while delicious, no amount of papaya juice can make go down easily. I’ve had pork belly upon pork belly upon pork belly: on sandwiches, in soup and in a salad that showcases one of the tastiest flavor combos I’ve tried. I’ve had cookies and ice cream and caramels and, ohhhhh the coffee drinks. There’s been fried chicken. Cream of Mushroom Soup I Recipe. Slow Cooker Pulled Pork recipe. Chole (Chana) Masala Recipe. Perfect roast beef. Close Buying sustainably sourced fish means buying fish that has been caught without endangering the levels of fish stocks and with the protection of the environment in mind.

Perfect roast beef

Wild fish caught in areas where stocks are plentiful are sustainably sourced, as are farmed fish that are reared on farms proven to cause no harm to surrounding seas and shores. When buying either wild or farmed fish, ask whether it is sustainably sourced. If you're unable to obtain this information, don't be afraid to shop elsewhere – only by shopping sustainably can we be sure that the fantastic selection of fish we enjoy today will be around for future generations. For further information about sustainably sourced fish, please refer to the useful links below: Marine Stewardship Council Fish Online. Spicy Kung Pao Noodles  Kung Pao Noodles with Chicken. I spent the Christmas holidays in Victoria with my husband, parents, brother and his girlfriend.

Kung Pao Noodles with Chicken

All of us squeezed into my parents' beautiful little condo and shared many, many wonderful meals. On a previous trip to Victoria I had lunch at Rebar, a legendary vegetarian restaurant, with my parents and devoured one of the sample Rebar cookbooks while we waited for our meal. The cookbook, called the Rebar Modern Food Cookbook, is full of healthy, vibrant recipes, and when I saw my brother leafing through a copy in a bookstore during one of our many strolls through town, I knew it would make the perfect birthday present. His birthday falls right after the holidays so I gave it to him before our family group disbanded and returned to our respective cities – but not before I copied a few of the recipes, including the delicious-looking Kung Pao noodles. This is my version of the original recipe. Ingredients This recipe serves 4 Instructions.