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Fire Up The Grill:Louisiana Cajun Chicken

Summers are perfect for firing up the grill and this recipe for Louisiana Cajun Chicken works just perfect for a  Barbeque on the deck or even your stove top.This Cajun Chicken took center stage at dinner last week and got served up with a nice side of slaw and some Sriracha sauce to kick up the heat. The dark or charred look literally refers to a fabulous blend of spices that originated in Louisiana and traditionally grilled on a cast iron skillet where the chicken is seared under high heat. Under high temperatures the spices darken and give this wonderful  effect! The Cajun style of cooking uses many spices that makes their cuisine unbearably spicy and hot especially with the addition of pepper and liberal doses of chilli and paprika. Simple pantry essential spices and this could be dinner ready in less than 30 minutes! Go ahead and jazz up your weekday dinner with this easy to follow recipe along with make from scratch Cajun spice mix.This epic recipe  is sure to take your grilling …

Pan Seared Wasabi Fish with Pea Puree

Here is another quick dinner idea for you. We all look for easy to put together meals where you would rather spend more time with your family than in the kitchen. I have been cooking fish a lot more these days. This easy recipe for a pan seared fish is great dinner option when time is short and yet one would like to put a nutritious and healthy meal together. I’ve used a fillet of John Dory that I found locally here in Mumbai. However you may substitute it with any other firm white fish if you like. This pairs really well with the pureed peas and the mint Labaneh. I’ve tried to recreate a fusion of Asian flavors with a mild middle eastern twist and it was well appreciated by everyone. The refreshing Mint Labaneh balances off the creamy texture of the Pea Puree really well. I’d like to call this my weeknight wonder as it gets done under Thirty  minutes and tastes great too. For The Fish: Ingredients: 4 Fish Fillets ( John Dory,Cod or Basa) …