Fresh Seafood Recipes

Ten recipes from Faces of California Fishing
Included: Easy Albacore Cakes, Sweet and Sour Troll-Caught Albacore Kabobs, Pan-Seared Black Cod, Smoked Black Cod Spread, Crustless Crab Quiche, Spicy Crab Spread, Halibut Chowder, Paprika Shrimp and Green Bean Saute, Swordfish Ceviche, Taco Snapper.

Excerpt: Bikini Factory Cookbook (1977) by Sally Yater
Sally Yater owns the Bikini Factory in Summerland, CA. Many might recognize the Yater name from (Reynold) Yater Surfboards of Santa Barbara. What many might not know is Renny (Reynolds) also fished California Spiny Lobster for many years.

Medallions of albacore wrapped in bacon
Jeff and John French, F/V Langosta II

The perfect crab dinner
Robbie Maharry, F/V Mary F

Angel hair pasta with shrimp and basil
Steve Moore, F/V Jan Lin

Broiled citrus salmon
David and Gunnar Kubiak, F/V Axel

Beer-battered rock fish fillets
The Tarantinos, F/V Crown Royal

Petrale sole stuffed with dungeness crab
Chuck Wise, F/V Juliet

Earth, sea and fire salmon
Bill Blue, F/V Morning Light

Seafood lasagna
Tom Roff, F/V Diane Susan

Succulent swordfish verde
Jeremiah O'Brien, F/V Aguero

Crab linguini
Fred Cefalu, F/V Barbara Marie

Fish Pots
Kristi Callesen

Some of the best recipes for salmon, crab, lobster and other seafood can be found at these websites and are old family recipes.

We're always looking for more seafood recipes. If you'd like, send your recipes for your favorite seafood dish to and we'll post it on our web site.