Tag: TUNA

COUSCOUS AND ITALIAN TUNA SALAD

2 C Israeli couscous (10 to 12 oz.) 2 (7 oz.)  jars Italian tuna in olive oil, drained and flaked 2 tsp. grated lemon zest (2 lemons) 1/4 C freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 C good olive oil 3 T capers, drained 1/2 C pitted, Kalamata black olives, coarsely chopped 1/2 C jarred roasted red peppers, …

HOW TO HAVE A “TEA PARTY”

You can have a wonderful “High-Tea” at home with your favorite friends.  This group of friends are my Mah Jongg buddies.  It was my pleasure to have them over for a tea-party and an afternoon of playing Mah Jongg.  Here is my menu and recipes for a diverse array of favorites.  Some are homemade, some …

SPICY TUNA TARTARE APPETIZER

1 T Sesame Oil 3/4 tsp. soy sauce 1/2 tsp. Sriracha (Asian hot chili sauce) 8 ounces fresh tuna, diced up in very small pieces 1 T thinly sliced fresh chives, plus 1 T for garnish squeeze of  1/2  fresh lemon (1/2 tsp.) dash of salt and pepper to taste Gaufrettes or waffle-cut potato chips …