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Grilled Shrimp with Romesco Sauce
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Shrimp kabobs with a spicy pepper and tomato sauce.

Rating:
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 50 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 139.4
Total Carbs 5.5 g
Dietary Fiber 1.0 g
Sugars 1.1 g
Total Fat 3.7 g
Saturated Fat 0.5 g
Unsaturated Fat 1.0 g
Potassium 110.3 mg
Protein 18.3 g
Sodium 250.7 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1 Vegetables , 2 1/2 Lean Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

1 each  dried ancho chile peppers
1 each  roma tomatoes
1 1/2 tsp  olive oil
1 pinch  salt and pepper
2 tbsp  minced garlic
6 oz  roasted red peppers with brine
2 tbsp  sliced almonds
1 tbsp  cooking sherry
1 tbsp  chopped parsley
1 lb  raw medium shrimp
Directions
  1. Combine chile and 1 cup of boiling water in a small bowl and let stand 20 minutes, until tender.
  2. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  3. Cut tomato in half lengthwise and take out seeds. Lightly pour 1/2 teaspoon of olive oil over cut sides.
  4. Season with salt and pepper. Arrange tomato pieces on a baking pan, cut sides up and cook 20 minutes or until golden and tender.
  5. Heat 1 teaspoon of olive oil in a medium skillet. Sauté garlic 5 minutes or until golden.
  6. Using food processor or blender, purée chile, tomato, garlic, peppers, almonds, vinegar, and parsley until smooth.
  7. Season with salt and pepper. Spoon into a serving bowl.
  8. Run shrimp under water and dry well. Thread shrimp onto 4 metal skewers.
  9. Coat with olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Place skewers on a hot grill and. Shut lid on grill and cook shrimp 2 to 3 minutes per side or until shrimp are opaque.
  10. Serve sauce on the side.

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