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Shrimp Soup

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  Haddock head/Fish heads 1⁄2 Pound
  Uncooked shrimp 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Onion 1 Medium, quartered
  Lemon rind 1 (4Inch Size)
  Basil 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Fennel grains 1 Pinch
  Thyme 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cold water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Fresh bread crumbs 3 Tablespoon
  Butter 4 Tablespoon
  Lemon 1 , juiced
  Nutmeg 1 Pinch
  Cream/Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg yolk 1
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

1) Take a soup kettle and place the haddock or the fish heads in it.
2) Add the shells of the raw shrimps to the fish heads.
3) Boil the contents after adding basil, thyme, lemon rind, onion, fennel and cold water to it.
4) Allow it to boil for 20 minutes before passing it through a sieve.
5) Mix the broth thoroughly after adding bread crumbs to it.
6) Boil the shrimps in a pint of salt water for 15 minutes until they become pink in color.
7) Add butter to the bowl of shrimps after they are drained of water.
8) Mash the buttered shrimps together with lemon juice and nutmeg with the aid of a pestle.
9) Add the mash to the fish broth and beat it thoroughly with a hand beater.
10) Prepare a mixture of beaten eggs and milk or cream.
11) Add a small quantity of the hot soup into it and stir properly before pouring it back into the soup.
12) Serve immediately after checking the seasoning.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2048 Calories from Fat 649

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 72 g111.4%

Saturated Fat 39.5 g197.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1485.7 mg495.2%

Sodium 2159.6 mg90%

Total Carbohydrates 148 g49.2%

Dietary Fiber 9 g36%

Sugars 52.4 g

Protein 195 g389.8%

Vitamin A 68.6% Vitamin C 148%

Calcium 93.2% Iron 123.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Shrimp Soup Recipe