Campechana Extra (Mexican Seafood Cocktail)
Campechana Extra (Mexican Seafood Cocktail)
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 1 hr 20 min
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  • Summary

    Campechana is the perfect marriage of shrimp cocktail and salsa, with extra layers of flavor thanks to sweet lump crabmeat, smoky New Mexican chiles, briny olives, and creamy avocado. This version was adapted from the ever-popular appetizer served at Goode Company Seafood in Houston, TX.

    Ingredients

    • 2 medium New Mexico (also called Anaheim), poblano, or Hatch chiles (about 6 ounces)
    • 1/2 pound medium shrimp (preferably wild), peeled, deveined, tails removed
    • Kosher salt
    • 1 small tomato, seeded, finely chopped (about 3/4 cup)
    • 1–2 jalapeños, stems, ribs, and seeds removed, finely chopped
    • 1/2 cup tomato–clam cocktail, such as Clamato juice
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons ketchup
    • 3 tablespoons chopped pitted green olives
    • 2 tablespoons chopped cilantro
    • 2 tablespoons finely chopped white onion
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons finely chopped oregano
    • 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped garlic
    • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
    • 3 tablespoons olive oil
    • 1/2 pound crabmeat (preferably jumbo lump), picked over
    • 1 avocado, pitted, cubed
    • 1 fresh bay leaf (optional)
    • Tortilla chips (for serving)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 228 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 18.47%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 10.64%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 68 mg 22.65%
    • Sodium: 595 mg 24.78%
    • Calcium: 89 mg 8.89%
    • Potassium: 302 mg 8.63%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.63%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 16 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.47%
    • Sugar: 5 g
    • Protein: 14 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 2.82%
    • Vitamin C 12.78%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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