Stranded Foodie Recipe for Roasted Whole Branzino with Cherry Tomatoes

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I love branzino and it’s the perfect fish to eat anytime I can find it in my local fish market. My introduction to branzino was at my favorite Greek restaurant, Taverna Agora in Raleigh, NC. It was roasted whole which produced this delectable browned and crispy skin with tons of flavor. And the branzino was perfectly cooked with Continue reading Stranded Foodie Recipe for Roasted Whole Branzino with Cherry Tomatoes

Stranded Foodie Recipe for Spicy Watermelon Salad with Feta and Fresh Mint

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It’s grilling season and I’m looking forward to having several backyard barbecues this summer. My menu always includes a couple of salads, so I’m always looking for new recipes to try. The ideal salad would include combining different seasonal ingredients, but with a nice twist. So, while watching an episode of “The Chew” Continue reading Stranded Foodie Recipe for Spicy Watermelon Salad with Feta and Fresh Mint

Rich Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich Recipe with Stranded Foodie “Real Chocolate Sprinkles”

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For me, summer and ice cream sandwiches go together so well. They make me feel like a giddy child on a summer vacation. They are especially delectable when made from scratch with a fudgy brownie that holds the ice cream in place. After searching around for a good ice cream sandwich recipe, I mostly found versions Continue reading Rich Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich Recipe with Stranded Foodie “Real Chocolate Sprinkles”

Stranded Foodie Recipe for Fig and Nectarine Salad with Shaved Parmesan

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Sweet pretty Black Mission figs are calling me right now! I’m finding them everywhere… in my local grocery stores and farmers market. They are candy sweet and so delectable in a salad especially when paired with some salty nutty Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese. I can’t resist that sweet and salty Continue reading Stranded Foodie Recipe for Fig and Nectarine Salad with Shaved Parmesan