Happy Monday, Noshers! Hmm, I know “Monday” and “Happy” don’t always go together, but they do when it’s Day 3 of my 2012 Holiday Gift Guide + Giveaway extravaganza! Today’s gift guide involved a challenge on my part – I was tasked by Whole Foods Market to create a unique “fish dish” in honor of the Southern Italian tradition of “The Feast of the Seven Fishes”! Traditionally served on Christmas Eve, this luxurious meal usually features (you guessed it) seven different seafood dishes.
I have never had the opportunity to attend a traditional Feast of Seven Fishes meal (anyone having one and want to invite me? ;)). However, armed with a $50 gift card provided by Whole Foods Market, I was eager to purchase some quality seafood for my own take on a fish dish: