Monthly Archives July 2013

Clam Bake

Growing up in Southern Massachusetts with a Portuguese heritage, one of my favorite summer meals is the New England Portuguese Clam Boil.  It brings back memories of wonderful family gatherings and many 4th of July meals.  When I moved to Maine and mentioned this meal to my new friends, no one knew what I was talking about.  Just today, I was telling my daughter’s friend that I was putting this recipe in The Cryer, and she said what most of my friends have said,  “You mean a Clam Bake, right?”  Confirmation, that I needed share this easy and very flavorful recipe with the readers of The Cryer.  I hope over the coming summer months you have a chance to try this recipe, and if you do, please write to me and let me know what you think.   Enjoy! P.S...

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Lobster and Avocado Dip/Salad


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At Home, At Sea

Annie Mahle is co-owner with her husband Captain Jon Finger. She has honed her craft with the love of cooking for more than 25 years and the J. & E. Riggin was named one of the Top Ten Places to have “Dinner With a View” in Maine by Yankee Magazine. Her first cookbook was the acclaimed “At Home, At Sea” and was featured on the Today Show and its recipes were highlighted by dozens of national media outlets including the Food Network and Traditional Home Magazine. This new cookbook, “Sugar & Salt, A Year at Home and At Sea” is organized month-by-month to highlight the season’s freshest ingredients...

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