Rick's Shrimp in Green Almond Sauce
Rick's Shrimp in Green Almond Sauce
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  • Summary

    Chef Rick Bayless shares his recipe for this elegant Mexican dish.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup (about 5 ounces) blanched almonds
    • 3 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more if needed
    • 1/2 small white onion, sliced
    • 1 medium clove garlic, halved
    • Fresh hot green chiles to taste (about 2 serrano or 1 jalapeno), stemmed and coarsely chopped
    • 5 to 6 medium tomatillos (about 9 ounces), husked, rinsed and coarsely chopped
    • 8 radish leaves
    • 3/4 cup loosely packed chopped fresh cilantro leaves
    • 1/2 cup loosely packed fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves, plus more for garnish
    • 3 cups Homemade Chicken Stock Homemade Chicken Stock, Homemade Fish Stock, or low-sodium canned chicken stock
    • Coarse salt
    • 2 pounds (about 48) medium-large shrimp, peeled and deveined (tails on, if desired)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 300 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 23 g 34.95%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 12.66%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 4 mg 1.2%
    • Sodium: 497 mg 20.69%
    • Calcium: 64 mg 6.36%
    • Potassium: 399 mg 11.41%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.22%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 17 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.75%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 6.41%
    • Vitamin C 48.68%
    • 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 - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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