Guess what? We're making that crazy good dish for the third time

Let's talk cioppino, friends. This rustic, hearty stew is like a big hug in a bowl, brimming with fresh seafood and a tomato base that's both zesty and comforting. Originally from San Francisco but with Italian roots, it's the kind of dish that shows cooking can be as much about storytelling as it is about nourishment. Great for a weekend dinner, this stew is like a mini coastal vacation in the heart of the Midwest! It’s perfect for when you’re hungry for something warm and satisfying, but still fresh and full of flavor. Plus, if you're looking to impress, cioppino is your ticket. It's a one-pot wonder that's fit for a feast but honestly simple enough for a weeknight if you're up for a little culinary adventure after work.
Cioppino is often ladled over a scoop of steamy white rice or with a side of crusty baguette that's perfect for mopping up that delectable broth. If you're feeling extra fancy, a crisp green salad with a zesty vinaigrette makes a refreshing counterpoint to the richness of the stew. Don't forget a glass of white wine, preferably something light and crisp to complement the flavors of the sea!
Cioppino Seafood Stew
Servings: 4 to 6