Seafood

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San Juan Shrimp Boat

[expand title=’Ingredients’]2 lg. ripe avocados
Lemon juice
2 med. tomatoes
1 tsp. sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
Pepper to taste
1/8 tsp. ground turmeric
1 tsp. chopped parsley
2 green onions, minced
Sprig fresh mint, chopped fine
1/2 tsp. cider vinegar
1/2 tsp. water
Dash of cayenne pepper[/expand]

Preparation:
Halve avocado and remove seeds. Scoop out pulp and dice. Put shell with lemon juice and set aside. Peel and chop tomatoes. Mix all remaining ingredients except shrimp and watercress. Pour over tomato and avocado pieces, mix carefully. Fold in shrimp. Pile mixture in avocado shells, top with water cress, sprigs and chill. Makes 4 servings.

Shrimp Sandwich with Terragon Butter

[expand title=’Ingredients’]4 tbsp. unsalted butter
1 tbsp. fresh or 1 tsp. dried tarragon
24 marble (rye & pumpernickel) cocktail rounds of bread
48 thin red radish slices
24 cooked lg. shrimps, halved lengthwise
24 tiny sprigs of fresh dill[/expand]

Preparation:
Bring the butter to room temperature and mix well with the tarragon. Spread 1/2 teaspoons of butter mixture on one side of each cocktail round. Lay 2 radish slices on top of buttered bread. Cover with 2 shrimp halves, cut side down; garnish each with a dill sprig. Yield: 24 sandwiches.

Shrimp and Pasta Salad

[expand title=’Ingredients’]1 (7 oz.) pkg. or 2 c. macaroni shells
1 (4 1/4 oz.) can med. shrimp, drained & soaked as label directs
1/2 c. oil
1/2 c. lemon juice
1 (0.7 oz.) pkg. Italian salad
dressing mix
1 tsp. prepared horseradish
1 1/2 c. sm. broccoli flowerettes
1 c. coarsely shredded carrots
1 1/2 c. sliced zucchini
1/4 c. chopped green onions[/expand]

Preparation:
Cook and drain macaroni according to package directions. In small jar with tight fitting lid or cruet, combine oil, lemon juice, salad dressing mix and horseradish; shake well. In large bowl combine all ingredients; toss with dressing. Cover; chill several hours or overnight, stirring occasionally. Chill leftovers

Mini Shrimp Quiche

[expand title=’Ingredients’]SHELLS:
3 oz. cream cheese, softened
1/4 lb. butter, softened
1 1/2 c. flour
QUICHE MIXTURE:
30 sm. fresh shrimp, steamed and peeled
1 extra lg. egg, beaten
1/2 c. heavy cream
1 1/2 tbsp. brandy
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. pepper
1 tsp. dried dill, or 1 1/2 tsp. fresh dill
1 2/3 oz. Gruyere or Swiss cheese[/expand]

Preparation:
Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Combine the cream cheese and the butter, beating until smooth. Add flour and mix well. Shape dough into 30 1-inch balls. Place in lightly greased 1 3/4-inch muffin pans; shape into shells. Prick bottom and sides of pastry shells with fork. Bake at 400 degrees for 5 minutes. Let cool in pan on wire rack. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place 1 shrimp in each shell. Combine egg, cream, brandy, salt, pepper and dill, dividing evenly among shells, about 2 teaspoons each. Slice cheese into 30 small triangles and place one on each appetizer. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes, or until set. Cool, remove from tins; freeze in foil. To reheat, place frozen appetizers on baking sheet. Bake at 375 degrees for 7-10 minutes

Shrimp Dip

[expand title=’Ingredients’]1 can tomato soup
1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese
1 c. mayonnaise
4 tsp. minced or dried onions
1 envelope Knox gelatin (soften in 2 tbsp. water)
2 small cans shrimp (chopped up)[/expand]

Preparation:
Heat soup and cheese over medium heat. Slowly stir until smooth. Put gelatin in 2 tablespoons water and stir in. Cool. Add remaining ingredients.

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