Lisa Food Blog : Shrimp Scampi

Happy Wednesday ! It's time for another recipe from Mom's recipe box. One of her favorites and perfect for Mother's Day lunch. Marsala Shrimp scampi 1tablespoon oil1onion, chopped14oz mushrooms, cut in fourths2garlic cloves, finely choppedSalt and pepper, to taste1tablespoon cornstarch1/3cup vegetable broth or water2/3cup Marsala wine32medium-sized shrimp, cleaned and tails removed1tablespoon butter1 1/2teaspoons balsamic vinegar [...]

Today’s Food blog : Lent recipes

Today’s Food blog : Lent recipes

It turns out that because, according to Christian teaching, Jesus died on a Friday, fasting on Fridays became a way to honor his sacrifice. ... Fish, though, which are cold blooded were considered okay to eat on fasting days. Hence, Fish on Fridays and “Fish Friday” (among many other religious holidays) was born. In Louisiana you will find in most homes and restraints [...]