UK/Ireland Seafood Appetizer Recipes


Not your usual Shrimp Cocktail

By Cathy Smith
This one is just a bit different but sometimes change is good or at least variety...

BARBECUED PORK SCALLOPS

By Ellen Bales
What barbecue would be complete without some yummy bacon appetizers? This recipe and photo come from...

Carmarthen Bay Mussels with Cardamom and Coconut

By Mikekey *
A popular Welsh dish, which uses Carmarthen Bay Mussels, but Penn Cove or other local mussels...
17 Spring Dinner Ideas

17 Spring Dinner Ideas


It’s that weird time of year that one day you’re grilling in the sunshine and the next you’re cuddling up with some comfort food. These spring-inspired recipes have you covered no matter what Mother Nature throws at you. Full of fresh produce, chock-full of flavor, and ideal for the grill, these Spring dinner ideas will […]

Pecan Desserts That Aren’t Pie

Pecan Desserts That Aren’t Pie


How can you make dessert better? Add pecans! Being from the South, pecans have always been a favorite of mine. We all know they’re essential for pecan pie, but they are tasty in other desserts too. When the weather is warmer, I love to end the day with a bowl of ice cream. Family Favorites’ […]

17 Recipes Made With Canned Pineapple

17 Recipes Made With Canned Pineapple


Canned pineapple can be used in everything from appetizers to desserts. And, the recipes can be sweet or on the slightly savory side. We’re not knocking fresh pineapple. It’s delicious. But when looking for convenience, we love to grab a can of pineapple from the shelf. That way we can enjoy pineapple flavor when they’re […]