The RV Chronicles — Yes. You can eat these tacos on Friday. And you’ll be glad you did! (Recipe: Avocado Tacos w/ Chipotle Cilantro Cream)

I’m quite fortunate in my new locale when it comes to homemade tamales. It seems that everyone’s mother, cousin and abuela makes them. I’ve not had a bad one. I guess I’m also fortunate (or maybe not) that I don’t observe the no-Friday-meat rule during Lent. But plenty of others do. This past Friday during […]

The Unorthodox Epicure — Blackened Fish w/ Mango Salsa

Confession: My first experience with blackened fish left a bitter taste in my mouth for a very long time. Too long, in fact. I might’ve been 13 or 14 when my father decided he’d try his hand at the popular Chef Paul Prudhomme brainchild. He cleaned the fish (you couldn’t buy catfish fillets back then […]

Food Snob Chronicles – Fast and Fishy: Faves and Flubs (Recipe: Better-than-Fast Food Fish Sandwiches)

Fish on Fridays. This time of year — in the U.S. at least — it’s pretty much a given. If you are from the South, you will most likely eat catfish at a buffet, with hush puppies, fries and green tomato relish. Chances are, the main course was shipped from Mississippi, where there are more […]