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Catalan Noodles With Seafood

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Ingredients
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm)
  Parsley 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon, chopped
  Olive oil 4 Tablespoon
  Onions 2 , chopped
  Onions 2
  Tomatoes 3 , skinned
  Tomatoes 3 , skinned, deseeded and chopped
  Paprika 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Fish 12 Ounce
  Scorpion fish/Monkfish/halibut 12 Ounce, cut into pieces (375 Grams)
  Raw king prawns 8 Ounce (In Their Shells, 250 Grams)
  King prawns 8 Ounce
  Fish stock 1 Liter
  Rich fish stock 2 Pint (1.2 Liters)
  Vermicelli/Spaghetti 9 Ounce, broken
  Dried vermicelli/Spaghetti 9 Ounce, broken into short lengths (275 Grams)
  Saffron threads 1 1⁄4 Pinch, crushed
  Aioli 1 Tablespoon (Garlic Mayonnaise, Or As Needed)
  Lemon wedges 2 (Or As Needed)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. In a mortar pound garlic cloves and parsley with a pestle.

MAKING
2. In a deep wok or large frying pan, heat 2 tablespoons of oil.
3. Gently cook onions and tomatoes until they soften.
4. Add garlic and parsley mixture and paprika.
5. Stir-fry for 2-3 minutes.
6. Add all the seafood and stir to coat.
7. Add the stock and bring the mixture to boil.
8. Simmer over low heat for 5 minutes.
9. Spoon seafood from the wok and keep warm.

FINALISING
10. In a large wok or pan, heat remaining oil.
11. Add pasta and cook over a moderate heat until light golden brown.
12. Stir continuously and do not allow scorching.
13. Pour the remaining liquids from the wok onto the pasta.
14. Add saffron and bring to a boil.
15. Boil for 5 minutes until most of the liquid has been absorbed and the pasta is cooked and tender.
16. Spread cooked seafood on top.
17. Remove the wok from the heat.
18. Cover the wok with a thick cloth and leave for a couple of minutes.

SERVING
19. Garnish with little parsley or serving from the wok and garlic mayonnaise.
20. Top with lemon wedges.
21. Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Mediterranean
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Stir Fried
Dish: 
Noodle
Ingredient: 
Seafood
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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