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Galician style octopus recipe

by miriamdiazmm 1 month ago

Best Galician style octopus recipe?

Lunch at The Purple Pig

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Coming back to my trip report . . . in October 2016, I had five days in Chicago and need to share the final two. Afte...

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 3 months ago

How to use a bag of frozen mixed seafood so that it isn't chewy as gum.

by Full tummy 10 years ago

I recently purchased a bag and used it in a pasta sauce; it has mussels, squid rings, and octopus, among other types ...


Andreamy commented 7 months ago

Tenderizing octopus

by Howard Metz 14 years ago

How would I go about tenderizing octopus before grilling over charcoal? How long do you grill it? Thanks Howard


ToriL commented 1 year ago

Squid or Octopus in a CrockPot?

by Jennalynn 8 years ago

The rule of thumb for squid and octopus is either cook 'em very fast and hot or cook 'em very slow and low. It wou...


Amandarama commented 1 year ago

Octopus / Raleigh, NC

by Tehama 1 year ago

Good morning, guyhounds and gal hounds! I came across a recipe I want to try for grilled octopus (http://cooking.n...


Tehama commented 1 year ago

What to do with steamed octopus legs?

by letsindulge 1 year ago

It's my first time with this frozen product. The package says that it's steamed. Am thinking of a cocatel preparation...


letsindulge commented 1 year ago

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Live octopus?

by Mcheal 1 year ago

So I've heard of some Asian grocery stores and restaurants selling live octopus. Any where is Boston I would be able ...

How long to boil an octopus??

by NightfallPA 15 years ago

I've seen recipes that say anywhere from 30-40 minutes to 2 hours for the same size mollusk. I have a 2lb thawed octo...


DPickle27 commented 2 years ago

Where to buy octopus in SF? (to cook at home)

by weezy1074 2 years ago

I want to cook octopus tonight...does anyone have a go to fish monger from where you get octopus?


avial commented 2 years ago

Hot Lips

by Deb Van D 17 years ago

This is really bothering me. I have had, a half dozen times, maybe, in as many years, what I can only guess is an al...


asid commented 2 years ago

Dried Octopus

by karinl 2 years ago

I was given some packs of dried octopus and they have stunk up my freezer. (Any other items taken out of the freezer ...


medlar commented 2 years ago

Nice cans of squid and octopus from Spain, what to do with it?

by Crockett67 2 years ago

We were given some nice cans of canned octopus and squid from Spain. What do you even do with it?


hotoynoodle commented 2 years ago

Whatever Happened to the Flushing Grilled Octopus Guy?

by Jim Leff 2 years ago

10-15 years ago there was a Taiwanese dude grilling octopus on the street in Flushing, on Prince St. It was all the r...


johnk commented 2 years ago

Where To Find (Small) Baby Sized Octopus and or Squid

by Porto 2 years ago

Looking for anywhere within the GTA that I could find, fresh or good frozen baby octopus and baby squid. Thanks, ...


ekim256 commented 2 years ago

Anyone tried grilled octopus at chi SPACCA?

by roz 3 years ago

Friends: I want to take my SO out to a special dinner tomorrow night - no special occasion, a "just because" dinne...


Thor123 commented 3 years ago

What can I do with this stuff?

by kimocat 3 years ago

While walking through a Sam's Club this week, a 3and 1/2 lb. bag of frozen seafood ended up in my cart. It is a mixt...


Puffin3 commented 3 years ago

Is eel shellfish?

by rkn 12 years ago

and while I am asking, what is calamari and octopus? Are they considered shellfish? Are any of the 3 highly allerge...


scunge commented 3 years ago

Fresh octopus?

by paulpaul 3 years ago

Does anyone know where I can get it in Philly? Preferably in center city or south philly


Chemicalkinetics commented 3 years ago

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