Today's Flavor with Chef Nikki Shaw

2 pounds raw large shrimp, cleaned & deveined 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 teaspoons Old Bay seafood seasoning 1 cup BBQ sauce 2 tablespoons brown sugar special equipment: 10-inch wooden skewers 1. Fire up the grill, or preheat the broiler to medium-high heat. Prepare coals to...
1 pound ground beef or turkey ½ pound ground pork sausage or hot turkey sausage 1 cup onions, chopped 2 tablespoons fresh garlic, chopped 1 large green bell pepper, seeded & chopped 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 tablespoon cumin ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper 4 tablespoons brown...
1 cup steamed asparagus, cut into 1-inch pieces 1 cup cucumbers, large dice 1 cup mushrooms, sliced 1 cup tomatoes, large dice DRESSING: ¼ cup balsamic vinegar ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil Spike seasoning sea salt, to taste black pepper, to taste 1. Place all salad ingredients...
1½ pounds ground beef or turkey ½ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon seasoned salt ½ teaspoon pepper ¼ cup olive oil 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded 12 soft round dinner rolls 1 cup lettuce, shredded 12 Roma tomato slices mustard ketchup 1. In a large bowl...
2 pounds chicken wings 1 teaspoon seasoned salt 2 teaspoons black pepper 2 cups safflower oil ½ cup butter, melted 1 cup hot sauce 4 tablespoons honey ½ cup blue cheese dressing 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Split wings at each joint & discard the tips. Combine seasoned...
6 cups cooked elbow macaroni, drained 2 cups shredded sharp cheddar, plus ¼ cup for topping 2 cups shredded jack, plus ¼ cup for topping 4 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon garlic, crushed 3 cups heavy cream ½ cup brie, rind removed 1 cup cream cheese, softened 1 cup parmesan,...
2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon fresh garlic, crushed 2 pounds fresh organic spinach, washed 2 cups organic cherry tomatoes, whole sea salt, to taste pepper, to taste 1. In a large skillet, heat oil on medium-high heat. Add garlic to pan & lightly sauté for 10-20...
6 tostada shells 1 pound ground beef or turkey ½ cup onion, finely chopped 1 tablespoon garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon taco seasoning 1 can refried beans 1 cup lettuce, shredded 1 cup Mexican blend shredded cheese 1 cup tomatoes, diced ½ cup sour cream - optional 1. Preheat oven...
8 chicken thighs, boneless/skinless 1 cup red onion, chopped ¼ cup scallions, chopped 2 tablespoons fresh thyme leaves, chopped 1 teaspoon sea salt 2 teaspoons brown sugar ½ teaspoon allspice ½ teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon nutmeg 1 scotch bonnet or habanero pepper, chopped 1...