Category Archive: Seafood

Dec 12

Seafood linguine with chilli and garlic (budget version)

This month we embarked on a pre-Christmas food budget.In principle this simply meant a few weeks of very limited food shopping so we could use up the existing contents of our fridge, cupboards and freezer.

Jun 24

Old England clam chowder, super-quick!

Despite spending a few months in New England in my youth, I never took the opportunity to sample their renowned clam chowder. Ten years on, the nagging regret made it’s way through the murky depths of my subconscious and I started haranguing the local fishmonger to get hold of some fresh clams.

Dec 10

Creamy penne pasta with wild Alaskan salmon

Perhaps it’s the frugal Scot in me but whenever I pop into the supermarket I inadvertently find myself drawn towards the reduced meat section. I would always advocate supporting your local butcher and fishmonger when possible but, if you are on a budget, perusing the supermarket bargain counter is a great way to celebrate your …

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