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Unread 03-29-2013, 12:34 PM   #1
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Talking Shrimps and Scallops on the Barbie!

So yesterday (March 28th) was my son's 22nd birthday. Me and deguerre asked him what he wanted us to cook him for his birthday. He was looking through all the pix of my past cooks and really wanted seafood and grilled mushrooms. Okay, so Guerry goes to our new Kroger and brings home a big bag of Texas Gulf shrimp and some good sized sea scallops from the seafood counter, some medium sized bellas and fresh asparagus. I made up some marinade for the shrimp and scallops using EVOO, salt, white pepper, Mexican paprika and lemon juice.





And the bellas marinating in balsamic vinegar and EVOO



Shawn got to open his presents while the kettle was getting up to temp.



It's called, and I chit you not, Hotas X Thrustmaster. All three of us get a good gut laugh out of that but it really did have the best reviews. And Guerry got him this, it also had the best reviews of what Shawn has asked for and come to find out, Guerry's dad flew the aircraft on the cover pic in 1943...I call that win/win...Guerry might disappear now and then though.



And now it was time to throw those scallops and shrimps on the barbie. We don't have any grill shots, everything was done hot and fast and it took all three of us to get everything done and in and still hot.
Woo, look at those shrimp!!!!



And scallops...



And bellas...



And here's Shawn's plate with his "other" birthday request, a little Agave.






And just the plate...Shawn said he had a serious mouthgasm while eating this. He cleaned his plate needless to say. Me and deguerry didn't so somebody else got to reap the benefits!





All in all, we had a great day, awesome food, fun and family time, all of us working together on the cook.

Thanks for looking!!!
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Unread 03-29-2013, 12:39 PM   #2
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Michele, you're killing me over here. That looks amazing! So glad ya'll had fun, and Shawn had a great birthday!
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Michele that stuff looks KILLER! You really should teach Guerry how to cook too. Tell Shawn happy birthday from the Brethren!
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That Looks Fantastic...I Love Scallops !!
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My mouth is watering! Happy bday Shawn.
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Awesome celebration!! Food looks excellent Michelle!
Belated Happy Birthday to Shawn.
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That is one fine dish! Def got my attention.
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Looks like a great celebration and some great grub too.
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Happy Birthday to Shawn! Tell him to enjoy his Thrustmaster <nudge nudge, wink wink>

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After looking at those Pics I can see wy you are called Redhod Awesome cook- great family time= Priceless Food looks incredible. Three of my favorite things. I had the same shape bottle of Agave except the liquid was white
Happy B Day to your son He certailally had a Great Day
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Fantastic birthday meal, Michele! Did you use the Akorn?
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Nice job. Good birthday eats! Happy bday to your boy!
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Fantastic.
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Great looking B-Day meal!
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Great looking meal,sure put my Lamb cutlets to shame.
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