Synopses & Reviews
Filled with tantalizing recipes and beautiful color photographs, this new series brings the best of the sea into the kitchen. Each volume includes hints on buying, preparing, and serving various shellfish: lobsters and crabs, mussels and clams, scallops and oysters, and prawns. Sensational recipes and simple instructions make elegant dishes accessible to the casual cook. Indulge in the succulent flavor of the sea as you prepare quick weekday meals or elegant dinner parties from these recipes that will have delightful and surprising results.
Just mention scallops or oysters and the taste buds start to tingle. The mind conjures up visions of scallops in cheese sauce or with garlic or just steamed, while it plays with oysters on the half shell or Rockefeller. The recipes for these tasty treats and more are featured in this book. You will find complete information on the preparation of scallops and oysters along with the history and cultivation of these shellfish. The recipes contain step-by-step instructions and are accompanied by delectable photographs.