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Seared Albacore Tuna Loin With FS17-Cherry Tomato-Caper Compote over Lemon-Basil Risotto

Seared Albacore Tuna Loin With FS17-Cherry Tomato-Caper Compote over Lemon-Basil Risotto

Seared Albacore Tuna Loin With FS17-Cherry Tomato-Caper Compote over Lemon-Basil Risotto

Today I offer you two separate recipes which highlight what's superlatively fresh and in season in my neck of the woods, including a show stopping UP FS17 EVOO just in from Chile. My husband, a butcher, was given a few pounds of fresh, line caught Albacore Tuna loin as a thank you for butchering the entire catch for a sport fisherman at his butcher shop. Fresh tuna, unlike that which we are accustomed to eating from a can, is delicate in flavor, and meaty.  It is not fishy or strong.  It's a real treat to be able to work with...

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