Dining In: Local Restaurant Recipes

Dining In: Local Restaurant Recipes

Dining out is enjoyable, but wouldn't you like to make restaurant quality meals at home? Better yet, why not make the exact dishes you have enjoyed at your favorite local restaurants. Moffly Media looked to the area chefs and restaurateurs for recipes to their most popular dishes and they were happy to oblige. We have collected them all in our virtual recipe box and organized them by contributor and category. Bon appetit!


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Bouillabaisse a la Minute

Contributed by: Osianna Taverna
Cusine: Italian
# of Servings: 4
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 cup shallots, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 pound Prince Edward Island mussels
  • 1 pound Manila clams
  • 4 langoustines
  • 1 pound fresh turbot filet
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • 2 cups fish stock
  • 4 cups plum tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped
  • Pinch of saffron
  • 1 lemon, quartered
  • 4 slices crostini bread, grilled
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon parsley, chopped
  1. Heat olive oil in large saucepan.
  2. Saute shallots until golden and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Add garlic and cook for one minute, then add all seafood and saute for two minutes at high heat.
  4. Pour in wine and fish stock, add tomatoes and saffron, and bring to a boil.
  5. Reduce to low and simmer for 15 minutes.
  6. Serve in shallow bowls, evenly distributing the shellfish.
  7. Garnish with lemon and bread drizzled with oil.
  8. Sprinkle with parsley.



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