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Shrimp Flan

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For pastry
  Flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Butter 9 Tablespoon
  Egg yolk 1
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Cold water 2 Tablespoon
For filling
  Shrimps 1⁄2 Pound, cooked and peeled
  Hard cooked eggs 4 , shelled
  Mayonnaise 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Cucumber 1
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Chopped dill/Chives 1 Tablespoon
  Anchovy fillets 6
  Milk 3 Tablespoon

Method Make pastry dough and chill; line flan ring and bake blind.
For filling: cut hard-cooked eggs in half, scoop out yolks and cut egg whites in strips; combine with shrimps and mayonnaise.
Push egg yolks through a sieve, cover and reserve.
Peel cucumber, discarding seeds, and dice.
Sprinkle lightly with salt, cover and let stand for 30 minutes.
Drain, rinse and season with black pepper and add the herbs.
Divide an- chovy fillets in half, lengthwise; soak in milk to remove excess salt.
When flan shell is cool, fill with shrimp mixture and arrange a thick border of diced cucumber around the edge.
Fill center with sieved egg yolk and cover with a lattice of anchovy fillets.
Serve chilled.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 907 Calories from Fat 618

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 69 g106.6%

Saturated Fat 23 g115%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 482.1 mg160.7%

Sodium 806.6 mg33.6%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.4%

Dietary Fiber 1.6 g6.4%

Sugars 5.8 g

Protein 26 g52.7%

Vitamin A 33.5% Vitamin C 9%

Calcium 12.2% Iron 26.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Shrimp Flan Recipe