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The Sous Vide Experiment Continues – Grilled Octopus Greek Style

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© 2015 REMCooks.com

Octopus may not be for everyone but you should at least try it. Its diet of shellfish gives it a mild, delicate flavor that’s slightly sweet. If you like the flavor of a scallop then you will like the flavor of octopus. There are only 2 problems with Octopus. First, its appearance can be off-putting to some folks. Get over it. ;) Second, if not prepared properly it is tasteless and chewy like rubber bands. :o This time I got it right. :)

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Tomato & Red Wine Braised Octopus over Linguini

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© 2013 REMCooks.com

It’s been a while since we had octopus. In fact, we haven’t had octopus since my sous vide disaster with it last June. I still haven’t figured out that disaster to attempt it again. Instead, I have been having way too much fun making homemade pasta. Thanks, John & Stefan. I had forgotten how good fresh made pasta is. This is the third batch of pasta in the 3 weeks. The star of this story, however, is the octopus. Continue reading Tomato & Red Wine Braised Octopus over Linguini

Sous Vide – The Good and the Not So Good

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A few weeks ago I posted I had just purchased a sous vide machine and was very excited to try it out. Well, I did and do I have a story for you! Continue reading Sous Vide – The Good and the Not So Good