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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.

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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.

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2. Shrimp Fajitas

Coterie member Gaby Dalkin knows that fajitas are always an easy dinner. For these, just add frozen shrimp—and a margarita.

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3. Scallop Ceviche

Thought ceviche was only for the Peruvian chefs? Think again. Coterie member Katie Workman give us a simple recipe.

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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.

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5. 20-Minute Pan-Seared Fish with Pomegranate Salsa

This white fish dinner is served in just 20 minutes.

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6. Citrus Fish and Avocado Salad

Caviar, avocado mayo and baked fish? You fancy.

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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.

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8. Puff Pastry Smoked Salmon and Goat Cheese Quiche

Forget bagels. Use smoked salmon in this decadent goat cheese quiche from Coterie member Heidi Larsen for an easy brunch or ladies’ lunch.

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9. Taco Tuesday Fish Tacos

The title says it all: Serve these white fish tacos for your next Taco Tuesday...or Wednesday...or Thursday...

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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.

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11. Ginger-Almond Baked Salmon Packets with Green Beans

Coterie member Phoebe Lapine knows that wrapping fish in foil for baking is a sure-fire way to keep in all the flavors. It’s a good thing, when those flavors include ginger, almonds and fresh herbs.

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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!)

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13. Crab Artichoke Toasts

Hostesses, listen up: These crab and artichoke toasts are your new go-to party dish.

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14. Pan-Fried Cod with Orange and Swiss Chard

We’re proving cooking fish doesn’t have to be tricky or time-consuming.

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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.

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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.

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17. Steamed Clams

Dip sourdough bread in this creamy clam sauce from Coterie member Heidi Larsen.

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18. Lime Ginger Albacore

Is this a dish at a seafood restaurant? No, it’s tuna you’ve whipped up at home.

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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.

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20. Lemon Spaghetti with Tuna and Breadcrumbs

Scrounging around the pantry for dinner? Whip up Coterie member Gaby Dalkin’s canned tuna spaghetti and top it with breadcrumbs.

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21. Green Curry Salmon

Spicy Thai flavors, fresh herbs and meaty salmon come together in this coconut milk-based curry.

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22. Halibut Ceviche with Mango and Avocado

Coterie member Aida Mollenkamp labels ceviche “beginner” and here’s why: It’s about assembling great ingredients rather than cooking them. We’d definitely call that an easy dinner.

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23. Cashew Shrimp and Mango Stir-Fry

Warm cashews add crunch to this sweet and sour shrimp stir-fry.

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24. Grilled Clams with Charred Jalapeno Basil Butter

This charred jalapeño butter with basil is everything.

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