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These fun Tropical Salmon Sushi Cups make the perfect warm-weather appetizer!

 

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup rice vinegar
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 2 cups cooked sushi rice
  • 1 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • 2 tbsp seasame oil
  • 1 tsp chili paste
  • Salt
  • 1 mango, diced
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1 lb salmon, diced

Method

  1. Combine the rice vinegar and sugar.
  2. Stir though the cooked sushi rice, and with wet hands, shape into balls.
  3. Press the balls into ramekins lined with parchment paper, and press the rice up the sides of the ramekins into cup shapes.
  4. Refrigerate for 15 minutes.
  5. In the meantime, combine the soy sauce, cilantro, sesame oil, chili paste and salt in a bowl.
  6. Combine the mango, avocado and salmon.
  7. Pour the soy mixture over the salmon mixture, and stir through until evenly coated.
  8. Remove the rice cups from the refrigerator, and peel off the parchment paper.
  9. Distribute the salmon mixture between the rice cups.
  10. Garnish, serve and enjoy!

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  • 2 tablespoons Cajun seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon dried parsley
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
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  • 1/4 cup milk
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  • 8 ounces fettuccine or your favourite pasta
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 pound shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 1 tablespoon cajun seasoning
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine or chicken broth
  • 1 cup heavy/whipping cream
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Wash chicken and pat dry

  • 4- 1/4 pieces of chicken
  • 1 tbsp Cajun spice
  • 3 tsps tandoori masala
  • 2 tsp white vinegar
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp Worcester sauce
  • 2 tsp soya sauce
  • 2 tsp crushed garlic
  • 2 tsp chilli garlic sauce
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Prep all your vegetables. In a small blender make a slurry by combining milk, flour and cream cheese

  • 8 ounces uncooked linguine (I used Dreamfields)
  • 1 pound chicken breast strips
  • 1-2 tsp Cajun seasoning (or to taste)
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium red bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 medium yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced
  • 8 oz fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • 1/2 red onion, sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 medium tomatoes, diced
  • 1 cup fat free low sodium chicken broth
  • 1/3 cup skim milk
  • 1 tbsp flour
  • 3 tbsp light cream cheese
  • fresh cracked pepper
  • 2 scallions, chopped
  • salt to taste
  • Smart Balance cooking spray
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Peel and chop potatoes into bite-size pieces

  • 4 to 5 lbs. potatoes
  • 1 stick butter/margarine
  • 1 oz package of French onion soup/ dip mix
  • 1/4 cup water
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  • 16 oz shredded cheddar cheese
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Combine all ingredients. Keep unused portion in tight container

  • 1 tablespoon sweet paprika
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne
  • 3/4 teaspoon white pepper
  • 3/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
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Mix all spices together and store in an airtight jar

  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons salt
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
  • 3/4 tablespoon white pepper
  • 3/4 tablespoon black pepper
  • 1/2 tablespoon thyme
  • 1/2 tablespoon oregano
  • 1/4 tablespoon sage
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