Foodsite Magazine Friday Picks
Marty Martindale

GRILLED CHEESE ACADEMY  Find more grilled cheese recipe combinations than you will ever make!


  • Shredded Squid with Cashew Nuta
  • Frog with Squash and Fungus
  • Braised Goose Feet and Whole Abalone
  • Snails with Fish Sauce
  • Stir-Fried Pig’s Belly, Peppers, Broccoli
  • Cuttlefish with XO Sauce
  • Steamed, Sliced Conch
  • Sweet & Sour Flounder
  • Ox Tail with Pumpkin Casserole
  • Chow Style Water Spinach

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Foodsite Magazine Friday Picksday Week of Apr 10
Marty Martindale

 KING CAKES Famed for Mardi Gras, Lent, even a Saints’ tailgating version. Rich history in other countries.


  • Marinated Salmon on Cucumber Carpaccio
  • Crab Cake with Parsley Mayonaise
  • Corn Salad with Goat Cheese and Figs
  • Polenta with Mushrooms, Artichokes and Tomatoes
  • Poached Sea Trout on Pumpkin Puree
  • Lobster Cream Soup with Pancakes
  • Beetroot Risotto with Horseradish Foam
  • Cod with Chorizo, Cabbage and Potato Truffle Foam
  • Giant Prawn on Asparagus with Garlic 


DAIRY GOODNESS This is a list of many clever ways to use yogurt in lots of dishes.

JOY OF BLENDING   How about smoothies with spinach. This site blends it all!

QUESO FOR ALL! They are all about Rotel and Velveta, but in new way.

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PORTUGAL: Trade Me some of your Seeds, I’ll Trade you some of Mine
Marty Martindale

Remarkably successful seafaring Portuguese sailors  discovered over two-thirds of our world’s lands many hundreds of years ago. This little Iberian country,  blessed with extraordinary natural abundance, was once the wealthiest country in the world. Additionally, she was driven unselfishly by … Continue reading