Seafood Pasta Salad

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“Did you ever see a place that looks like it was built just to enjoy? Well, this whole state of Maine looks that way to me.” Will Rogers

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While vacationing in Maine, I love the abundance of  fresh seafood almost as much as the quaint harbors and friendly people.  This summer salad was inspired by trips to Maine.  Pasta salads are a staple in summer cooking and this one is a fresh option with bright lime and cilantro overtones, dramatic squid ink bow ties and spicy sautéed seafood medley of shrimp, scallops and squid.   Squid ink pasta can be found online at Amazon.com or in specialty food shops.  Fresh summer flavor comes from the addition of big handfuls of herbs, plucked right from the garden. The salad is  versatile and can be composed with your favorite seafood and the herbs on hand.  Enjoy!image Continue reading