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5 scallop recipes you can make tonight

Cape May-Wildwood is the one of the largest fishing ports on the East Coast, and one of our stars is the Atlantic Sea Scallop—a meaty, sweet-tasting mollusk that cooks up in just a few minutes and is delicious accompanied by both savory and fruit flavors. If you’ve only had the smaller bay scallops, imagine a… Read more »

S’mores French Toast and Chocolate Soup recipes for Valentine’s Day

We’re not looking down on boxed chocolates this Valentine’s Day, but there is something incredible about warm chocolate, especially when temperatures are below freezing (it’s 27 degrees here this morning). Here are two of the Persnickey Chef’s chocolate-inspired recipes: S’mores French Toast and Chocolate Soup. They only call for a few ingredients and come together… Read more »

Scallops in Sherry-Mushroom Cream Sauce

Time to Get Sauced

The place to begin to learn the craft of sauce making is at the bottom of the pan. The humble pan sauce is quick, easy and delicious. Recipe for Scallops with Sherry-Mushroom Cream Sauce

Get cooking with eggs

The recent culinary trends of farm-to-table, organic and slow foods are all, at their core, about embracing the ingredients. Recipes: Spinach-Feta Omelet; Poached Eggs with Chicken and Cheddar Hash