Tag: fish

Sushi Nakazawa

Last year, after release of the acclaimed documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi, we were inspired to branch out from our regular sushi delivery order of maki rolls and miso soup and try one of the more traditional and better-quality sushi restaurants around the city. We […]

Smoked Salmon Toasts

Since our move, we’re just a few blocks away from one of the most famous New York institutions,┬áRuss & Daughters. These self-professed “kings of appetizing” are so well-known that they’ve even had a book written about their shop, which has been a Lower East Side […]

A Daily Dinner: Brown Sugar-Glazed Salmon with Green Beans

At first glance, this seems like a relatively “boring” dinner compared to some of the other things we eat. And that’s sort of true, except for one thing… This meal does double-duty. By that I mean that the leftovers can easily be turned into something delicious […]

A Daily Dinner: Butter-Poached Cod

Yesterday, as you might already know, would have been Julia Child’s 100th birthday. We’ve written about Julia before and I have fond memories of watching her show along with my grandmother when I was a child, so it only seemed fitting to cook a meal […]

A Daily Dinner: Roasted Red Snapper with Grilled Vegetable and Rice Salad

Unknowingly continuing with our summer of seafood, for this week’s Daily Dinner we roasted a whole fish. The idea of bringing an entire slimy, scaly fish into the kitchen seems daunting for a home cook, much less one with a kitchen the size of ours, […]