Owner of the critically acclaimed Roys restaurants, public television host and celebrated chef Roy Yamaguchi is considered one of todays greatest seafood chefs and has been credited with reinventing Hawaiian cuisine. In ROYS FISH AND SEAFOOD, Chef Yamaguchi explains the uses, flavors, cooking qualities, and specific varieties of 25 key types of seafood, including tuna, mahi-mahi, ehu, opah, sea bass, lobster, squid, and scallops as well as their potential substitutions. Chef Yamaguchi has created incredible recipes for each variety of seafood, such as Roys Signature Blackened Ahi with Soy-Mustard Sauce, Crab and Potato-Crusted Ono with Creamed Spinach and Bacon, Pan-Seared Butterfish with Coconut Sauce and Kalua Pork Miso, and Spicy Tempura Shrimp with Mango-Avocado Salad. This collection of delicious recipes and indispensable preparation information will inform and inspire any lover of seafood.A full-color cookbook featuring 100 fish and seafood recipes as well as information about each variety of seafood from Hawaiian chef Roy Yamaguchi.Chef Yamaguchis cooking show, Hawaii Cooks with Roy Yamaguchi, airs on public television stations nationwide.
About John Harrisson
John Harrisson has coauthored more than twenty cookbooks with such culinary luminaries as Stephan Pyles, Douglas Rodriguez, Norman Van Aken, and Mark Miller, as well as the first three Omaha Steaks books, The Steak Lover’s Companion, Beef for All Seasons, and Omaha Steaks: Let’s Grill. Born in England, he now lives in Hawaii.
Yamaguchi has helped pioneer a cuisine that combines Hawaiian ingredients and traditional dishes with French, Italian, and Japanese techniques and flavors.Bon AppétitUsing salsas, spices, and even pancetta, Yamaguchi puts a multicultural spin on the familiar while honoring Hawaiian flavors.People magazineRoy Yamaguchi could rightly be called the father of modern East-West cooking.Gourmet