24 Easy Seafood Recipes
Seafood gets a bad rep among home chefs. Too many of them falsely believe that fish is too hard to cook at home. Well, that’s a huge misconception, as we can attest. Lobster spring rolls? We can whip them up in 15 minutes. Bacon-wrapped cod? Invite the neighbors; it’s not takeout. Seafood bisque? Why, maybe you should go to culinary school. If you dare to make these simple dishes and more, here are 24 easy seafood recipes to try.
1. Bacon-Wrapped Black Cod with Spinach and Capers
Everything is better with bacon, especially fish. The fatty pork keeps the seafood extra moist, flaky and delicious.
4. Sous Vide Cranberry-BBQ Salmon
If you haven’t met the sous vide, it’s time to schedule a date. The method makes cooking up Coterie member Liz Harris’s cranberry-barbecue salmon super easy.
5. 20-Minute Pan-Seared Fish with Pomegranate Salsa
This white fish dinner is served in just 20 minutes.
6. Citrus Fish and Avocado Salad
Caviar, avocado mayo and baked fish? You fancy.
7. Shrimp and Pasta Stew
Stew doesn’t need to take all day. Case in point: This shrimp and pasta stew that’s bowl-ready in about 30 minutes.
9. Taco Tuesday Fish Tacos
The title says it all: Serve these white fish tacos for your next Taco Tuesday...or Wednesday...or Thursday...
10. Pan-Seared Scallops with Citrusy Corn Succotash
If pan-seared scallops sound luxurious, it’s because they are. But it doesn’t have to be a complicated process to quickly warm the decadent mollusk.
12. Simple Seafood Bisque
Serve this seafood bisque for your next dinner party and relish in the compliments. It’s certainly restaurant caliber without being a pro-level recipe. (That means easy!)
13. Crab Artichoke Toasts
Hostesses, listen up: These crab and artichoke toasts are your new go-to party dish.
14. Pan-Fried Cod with Orange and Swiss Chard
We’re proving cooking fish doesn’t have to be tricky or time-consuming.
15. Shrimp, Asparagus and Zucchini Orzo Salad
Eat now or meal prep for the week, but either way, top this shrimp orzo salad with feta.
16. Fresh Lobster Spring Rolls with Easy Peanut Dipping Sauce
Put the team to work filling these lobster spring rolls. It’ll be fun and easy.
18. Lime Ginger Albacore
Is this a dish at a seafood restaurant? No, it’s tuna you’ve whipped up at home.
19. Sheet Pan Miso-Glazed Fish with Broccoli and Coconut Rice
What’s better than recreating your favorite Japanese restaurant’s miso-glazed cod? Why, making it at home on a single sheet pan.
21. Green Curry Salmon
Spicy Thai flavors, fresh herbs and meaty salmon come together in this coconut milk-based curry.
23. Cashew Shrimp and Mango Stir-Fry
Warm cashews add crunch to this sweet and sour shrimp stir-fry.