May 10, 2018 |

It’s National Shrimp Day!

By Mandy Wolf Detwiler


Showcase your best dishes on May 10

Vero Amore Shrimp Scampi

Vero Amore Shrimp Scampi

Today is National Shrimp Day! That means you’ve got the chance to showcase your best shrimp dish or pizza as your daily special. And yes, shrimp sells well on pizza! Take a look at these recipes for some inspiration.

 

Creamy Shrimp Rotini

You’ve probably already got all the ingredients to put together this scrumptious dish. Be sure to use a wine you’d also drink –– cheap wine can turn a dish bitter if not cooked correctly.

 

Amore Shrimp Scampi

This recipe comes courtesy of Mark Muscoreil, executive chef at Vero Amore Restaurants. Be sure to use large shrimp in this dish, as a little goes a long way and they are butterflied to stretch even farther.

 

Curry Shrimp Pizza

Curry Shrimp Pizza

Fettuccine with Shrimp and Peppers

This one is beautiful –– not only do you have the pink from the shrimp but also the red, green and yellow bell peppers. Again, you’ve already got all of these ingredients in-house. If you’re not making your own pasta, be sure to use a good pasta with lots of salted water and cook until al dente.

 

Curry Shrimp Pizza

The spicy curry adds contrast to the sweetness of the shrimp. You can use jarred curry or make your own.

 

More News


July 11, 2018 |

That’s A Some Pizza’s 120-Year-Old Sourdough Starter Inducted into Puratos World Heritage Sourdough Library

Based in Belgium, unique library is dedicated to cataloging and saving sourdough from all over the world It’s a Monday morning on Bainbridge Island in Washington State. The spring sun is trying its best to break through stubborn Pacific Northwest storm clouds and, except for the sound of commuters making their way to the Seattle ferry,… Read More


July 10, 2018 |

Restaurants are ditching plastic straws

Go inside the anti-plastic straw trend Starbucks is the latest company to announce that the coffee giant will eliminate single-use plastic straws in all of its stores by 2020. That adds up to the elimination of more than one billion plastic straws per year. In Starbucks’ official release, President and CEO Kevin Johnson said, “For… Read More