Savory

Blackened Spiced Shrimp

perfectly cooked and blackened jumbo shrimp spiced to perfection Use this recipe to make Alaa’s Pantry, Blackened Shrimp Tacos with Red Cabbage Slaw and Cilantro Sour Cream Sauce.

Dressings, Dips, & Condiments

Creamy Stone Ground Mustard Dressing

a simple creamy dressing that’s full of flavor, and healthy monounsaturated fats A canola or olive oil based mayonnaise does provide more healthy monounsaturated fats in comparison to the regular mayonnaise alternative, but calories are the same. It is important to remember to consume foods that are nutrient-dense to ensure the calories you are consuming… Continue reading Creamy Stone Ground Mustard Dressing

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Cilantro And Lemon Spiced Shrimp

a simple shrimp recipe loaded with bold fresh flavors, versatile enough for many dishes Aside from being a lean protein source, shrimp provides an impressive array of nutrients. Four ounces provides over 100% of the Daily Value for selenium, over 75% for vitamin B12, over 50% for phosphorous, and over 30% for choline, copper, and… Continue reading Cilantro And Lemon Spiced Shrimp

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Garlic & Cumin Shrimp Tacos

a warm, soft taco loaded with garlicky cumin shrimp, fresh cilantro and crisp red cabbage There has been a lot of research conducted on shrimp and the cholesterol levels it provides. Many people are often instructed to avoid shrimp if they have certain health conditions relating to high cholesterol levels. There are two types of… Continue reading Garlic & Cumin Shrimp Tacos

Dressings, Dips, & Condiments

Homemade Chipotle Sauce

spicy, smoky robust chipotle sauce perfect for any taco or marinate This dressing or topping is packed with spicy, savory flavors and ridiculously easy to make. I used chipotle peppers submerged in adobo sauce as the dominant flavor in this condiment. Chipotles are small peppers, most often times jalapeños, that have been dried by a… Continue reading Homemade Chipotle Sauce