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Linguine With Shrimp And Clam Sauce

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Linguine With Shrimp And Clam Sauce is an easy to prepare side dish recipe which cannot just escape your guest's attention. Try this amazingly delicious Linguine With Shrimp And Clam Sauce, you will surely love to talk about with us.
  Clams 2 Dozen, shucked, with liquid reserved (Cherrystone / Littleneck)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Medium shrimp 1⁄2 Pound
  Linguine 8 Ounce (1 Package)
  Dry sherry 1 Tablespoon
  Butter/Margarine 3 Tablespoon
  Olive oil/Salad oil 3 Tablespoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), thinly sliced
  Minced parsley 2 Tablespoon, minced
  Salt To Taste

1. Dice clams; set aside. Clam liquid may besandy at times; let liquid stand awhile in small bowl until sand settles to bottom. Then, carefully pour liquid into measuring cup, discarding sand in bottom. Add water to clam liquid if necessary to make 1 cup; set aside.
2. Shell and devein shrimp; reserve shells. Cut shrimp into small pieces.
3. In saucepot, prepare linguine as label directs; drain. Return to saucepot; keep warm.
4. Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan over high heat, heat clam liquid, shrimp shells, and sherry to boiling. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 5 minutes. With slotted spoon, remove shrimp shells; discard. Pour mixture into small bowl; set aside.
5. To same saucepan, add butter or margarine, olive oil, and garlic; cook over medium-low heat until garlic is lightly browned. With slotted spoon, remove garlic; discard. Stir in clam-liquid mixture, clams, and shrimp; over high heat, heat to boiling, stirring occasionally. Add parsley; cook 1 minute. Add salt to taste. Serve sauce over linguine.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1985 Calories from Fat 798

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 93 g143.1%

Saturated Fat 31.4 g156.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 671.4 mg223.8%

Sodium 1125.2 mg46.9%

Total Carbohydrates 145 g48.3%

Dietary Fiber 6.4 g25.7%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 136 g271.3%

Vitamin A 110% Vitamin C 180.7%

Calcium 45.4% Iron 442.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Linguine With Shrimp And Clam Sauce Recipe