JJ’s Chicken Under the Sea Linguine Alfredo

There’s this little hole in the wall Italian restaurant near my house we love to go eat at. My favorite entree is their seafood linguine but I always ask for the alfredo sauce instead of the traditional white wine sauce. The muscles, calamari and shrimp with the creamy alfredo sauce is simply decedent! This recipe…

Lemon Pepper Shrimp Salad

What’s for lunch at Cooking JJ’s Way? A Lemon Pepper Shrimp Salad! It’s quite simple to throw together. I had… peeled deveined shrimp (med size) an heirloom green tomato avocado cucumber some goat cheese lemon salt & pepper and lettuce (peel and devein shrimp) squeeze juice from 1/2 lemon over shrimp season with salt &…

Creamy Pasta with Shrimp & Sausage

A friend of mine stopped by, on her way home, to wait for traffic to die down. Gotta love L.A.! And of course, she was hungry! Luckily I had been to the store and I had a kitchen full of food so it wasn’t hard to come up with something. This dish was rich, savory,…

JJ’s Jambalaya

Ingredients: 1/2 lb. chicken tenders 1/2 lb. shrimp 4 cajun sausage links 1 1/2 cups rice 3 cups chicken stock 1 green bell pepper 1 yellow onion 1 jalapeno 2 carrots 1 tbs smoked paprika 2 tsp garlic powder 1 tsp cayenne pepper 2 tsp ground coriander 1 can fire roasted tomatoes salt & pepper…

Chicken and Shrimp Pasta

This is a light and fresh tasting pasta dish that’s full of flavor and simple to make, with out a lot of ingredients. Ingredients: 1/2 box whole wheat penne pasta 1 lb chicken tenders 1/2 lb large peeled shrimp 1 lemon (juice and zest) 1 green & red bell pepper 5 cloves garlic 1 shallot…