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Shrimp In Garlic Sauce

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  Potatoes 4 Medium, peeled and cooked
  Egg yolks 2
  Milk 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Scampi/Shrimp 12 , shelled and deveined
  White wine 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Butter 3 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Small, peeled and sliced
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), crushed
  Flour 1 Tablespoon
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Fresh parsley 1 Tablespoon, chopped

1) In a bowl, mash the potatoes with egg yolks, milk and 1 1/2 tablespoons butter until creamy in texture.
2) Lightly grease six ovenproof dinner plates.
3) Place a spoonful of potato mixture on each plate and, using a fork, make a nest, keep warm.
4) Remove the heads of the shrimps and reserve.

5) In a saucepan, place together heads and wine.
6) Heat the pan and bring to a boil, until the cooking liquid is reduced by one-third for 20 minutes.
7) Strain the cooking liquid.
8) In a saucepan, melt 3 tablespoon of butter and saute onion until tender, but not brown for 5 minutes.
9) Stir in garlic and flour and allow to cook for 1 minute, stirring continuously to prevent lumps.
10) Take the pan off the heat.
11) Stream in the milk and reserved wine and stir to mix.

12) Return the pan to heat and, stirring constantly, bring mixture to a boil and allow to thicken for 10 minutes.
13) Put in the shrimp, carefully stirring, and cook until shrimp are tender.
14) Simmer the shrimp mixture and gently stir in cream and parsley for 10 minutes.
15) Stir until the cream combines with the shrimp mixture.

16) Serve the Shrimp In Garlic Sauce on the reserved mash potato.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
45 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
90 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4332 Calories from Fat 1758

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 196 g301.2%

Saturated Fat 53.5 g267.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 540.4 mg180.1%

Sodium 375.7 mg15.7%

Total Carbohydrates 470 g156.7%

Dietary Fiber 67.6 g270.5%

Sugars 101.7 g

Protein 140 g279.6%

Vitamin A 75.6% Vitamin C 280.9%

Calcium 66.7% Iron 50.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Shrimp In Garlic Sauce Recipe