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Paella

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Paella, a wonderful combination of chorizo, chicken, seafood, and short grain rice; From The Kitchen at Wolfpack ranch.
Ingredients
  Chicken 2 Pound
  Rice 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Pork chorizo 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Garlic salt 3 Tablespoon, divided
  Oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Crab 1 Pound
  Scallops 1 Pound
  Shrimp 1⁄2 Pound
  Mussels 1⁄2 Pound
  Zucchini 1
  Black olives 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Tomato 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Flour 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Oregano 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cumin 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon, divided
  Garlic 6 Clove (30 gm), chop
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
2. Wash the scallops and dry with the help of paper towel.
3. Cut crabs and extract meat from the shells.
4. Boil water in a pan and sprinkle garlic salt, cumin, oregano and thyme.
5. Add crabs and shrimps to the boiling water for a few minutes.
6. Remove shrimps and crab from the boiling water.
7. Add mussels to the same water and boil for some time.
8. Heat butter in a pan and sauté scallops. Season with paprika and squeeze lemon, cook until it becomes brown.

MAKING
9. Heat oil in a skillet and add garlic.
10. Coat the chicken with all-purpose flour and put it in hot oil.
11. Sprinkle garlic salt and crushed pepper over the chicken.
12. Cook the chicken for some time on medium heat. When it becomes tender remove from the skillet.
13. Take pork chorizo and fry in the remaining oil in which chicken was cooked.
14. Add the rice to the skillet and pour some chicken broth.
15. Lower the heat and cook rice on medium heat.
16. When rice is about to cook add in saffron strands.
17. When rice is half done add tomatoes and olives.
18. Put chicken in the rice skillet and cook in the oven for 20 minutes.
19. Add Zucchini over the rice and cook for another 10 minutes.
20. Season paella with paprika.

SERVING
21. Put scallops, crabs, shrimps and mussels over the paella and serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Spanish
Preparation Time: 
60 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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