Today's Flavor with Chef Nikki Shaw

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...
6 vine ripe tomatoes, chopped 1 cup fresh corn kernels, cooked ½ cup red onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons jalapeno peppers, seeded & finely chopped 1 teaspoon fresh garlic, minced 1 cup fresh cilantro, finely chopped 2 teaspoons fresh lime juice sea salt, to taste 1. In a...
4 Dungeness crabs, cooked 1 cup butter 1 cup olive oil ¼ cup fresh lemon juice 3 tablespoons fresh garlic, chopped ½ cup onion, finely chopped ½ cup fresh cilantro, chopped 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves, chopped 1 teaspoon fresh rosemary leaves, chopped 2 tablespoons chicken...
6 10-inch wooden skewers 6 chicken thighs, boneless & skinless 18 pineapple chunks, fresh or canned 1 teaspoon old bay seasoning ¾ cup thick teriyaki glaze 1. Soak wooden skewers in water for 20 minutes, to prevent burning. Cut each thigh in half, lengthwise. First thread 1...
2 pounds collard greens 6 cups canned chicken or vegetable broth 1 tablespoon fresh garlic, crushed 1 habanero pepper, whole seasoned salt, to taste pepper, to taste 1. In a large pot, bring broth to a low boil. Wash greens, remove thick stems & chop into small pieces. Or,...
1 pound cooked jumbo shrimp, cleaned & deveined 1 cup fresh mango, diced ¾ cup fresh pineapple, diced ¼ cup red onion 2 tablespoons jalapeno, chopped ½ cup fresh cilantro, chopped 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 3 tablespoons honey 1. Thoroughly rinse cooked shrimp &...
2 pounds lean ground turkey ½ cup onion, diced (optional) ½ cup green bell pepper, diced (optional) 1 teaspoon fresh garlic, chopped 1 15-ounce can diced tomatoes, drained 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon seasoned salt 1 teaspoon pepper 2 eggs, beaten 1 cup BBQ...
1 pound fresh peas, in pods 1 tablespoon butter or margarine 1 tablespoon sugar (optional) sea salt, to taste white pepper, to taste 1. To remove the peas from the pod, snap off the stem end of the pod. Pull the string down, then press on the seam & pop it open. Slide your...