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Recipe: Shrimp Curry

Cooking / Eating In

One of my favorite souvenirs whenever I travel is a cookbook of local recipes.   One such cookbook in my collection is Jean Hee’s Best of the Best Hawaii Recipes.  Recently I was perusing this book when I came across this recipe that, ironically, was not necessarily Hawaiian but just was begging to be tried.  I actually had almost all of these ingredients in my cupboard – all I needed was to pick up some shrimp to complete the list.  The result – mouthwateringly scrumptious!

Would you like to try making shrimp curry for yourself? You won’t regret it, I promise!

You will need:

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Seafood Gluttony at Abbott’s Lobster

Eating Out

Hmm, I realized I could have planned a little better.  The front page of this blog is getting a little lobster-heavy. You don’t mind, right? 😉

A few weeks ago, I took a little family vacay to scenic Mystic, CT.  The land of soft sandy beaches, maritime culture and of course…LOBSTER.  Mmm mm mmm!  While there, the fam visited Abbott’s Lobster in the Rough.  Abbott’s had been recommended to me over twitter, as well as mentioned to 2 other members of my family on separate occasions.   So, as you can imagine, this place was quite hyped up.  Did it live up to expectations?

Abbott’s isn’t the easiest place to find – we were aided by a gas station in town with a sign that said something to the effect of “Looking for Abbott’s? You’re on the right track! Make the 2nd left and go past 6 speed bumps.”  Or something equally vague yet specific ;).  The first thing we noticed once we found it was…

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