Seafood Paella – You’ll Love It!

unnamed
EATWITH in Austin: http://www.eatwith.com/offering/12153/

This attention-grabbing dish will have your guests talking not only because it’s colorful but it’s healthy for you as well. Here are a few tips for the Seafood Paella.

SIGN UP FOR EATWTIH.COM DINNERS IN AUSTIN, TX – CLICK HERE

WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
8 asparagus
8 roasted red pepper
¾ cup of green peas
1 medium onion
2 plum tomatoes
4 cloves of garlic
8 jumbo shrimp
8-10 clams
8-10 mussels
¼ teaspoon of saffron powder
1 teaspoon of Spanish paprika
1 ½ cup of bomba rice (can be substitute with or short grain rice)
4-5 cups of chicken stock
3 tablespoon of olive oil
¼ cup of chopped parsley
1 small lemon, cut in wedges

SIGN UP FOR MEETUP DINNERS IN AUSTIN, TEXAS

SOME HELPFUL TIPS

  1. Heat a paella pan (or a large skillet) to medium heat
  2. Add 1 tablespoon of olive oil into the pan.
  3. Add mussel, clams, salt, pepper and red pepper flakes and sautéed until all the shells open.
  4. Save the shell fishes in a bowl.Discard any unopened shells. Pour any liquid into the stock.
  5. Reduce the heat to medium low.
  6. Add diced onion, then diced tomatoes and minced garlic.
  7. Sautéed the pan for 6-8 minutes.
  8. Turn the heat to high.
  9. Add green peas and sautéed for another 5 minutes
  10. Add 2 more tablespoons of olive oil, then the rice.
  11. Stir the rice for 2-3 minutes, then add boiling chicken stock to the pan
  12. Let the rice simmer for 25-30 minutes. Add the seafood (including raw shrimp) and cook for another 5 minutes.
  13. Add chopped parsley, stir and line up the asparagus and roasted red pepper.
  14. Garnish with lemon wedges before serving.

One Comment Add yours

  1. Lady CAS says:

    This looks so yummy!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s