How to Cook Calamari. You can cook calamari, or squid, in several ways. If you want a crunchy appetizer or snack, make fried squid. Make a main course by preparing calamari steaks. You can also Sautée the calamari in a bit of oil and .
Spicy Grilled Calamari: A quick soak in a spicy marinade with some North African flavors and then an even quicker hump onto a really hot grill for a plateful of char-grilled goodness which bears no resemblance to the deep fried rubber band version!