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Sauteed Shrimp with Peas and Couscous

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This week on "Cooking with Chef Hermann," the Chef is preparing a shrimp dish.
Ingredients
  Shrimp 1 Cup (16 tbs), cooked
  Olive oil 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Pea pod 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Tomato 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped finely
  Tobasco 5 Drop
  Lemon juice 1 Teaspoon
  Dry sherry 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Cook the couscous in salted boiling water and finish it off with olive oil and butter.

MAKING
2. In a frying pan, heat olive oil.
3. Throw in the butter.
4. Add the pea pods and cook for a couple of minutes.
5. Next goes in the shrimp.
6. Season with salt.
7. Add chopped tomatoes and a few dashes of tobasco.
8. Drizzle in the lemon juice and the dry sherry.
9. Cook the shrimp just until pink and lightly sauted. Do not overcook them.

SERVING
10. Ladle in the couscous in the middle of the plate. Place the shrimp and the pea pods on the couscous. Drizzle the accompanying stock on it. Garnish with a few sprigs of cilantro, thyme and lemon wedges and serve right away.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Fusion
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Saute
Ingredient: 
Shrimp
Interest: 
Easy
Restriction: 
High Fiber, High Protein
Cook Time: 
5 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 511 Calories from Fat 284

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 32 g49.6%

Saturated Fat 16.6 g83.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 259.6 mg86.5%

Sodium 565.5 mg23.6%

Total Carbohydrates 23 g7.7%

Dietary Fiber 6.6 g26.4%

Sugars 11.8 g

Protein 33 g65.3%

Vitamin A 87.3% Vitamin C 213.9%

Calcium 16.5% Iron 39.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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