Creamy Shrimp Sauce

Creamy Shrimp Sauce
Creamy Shrimp Sauce requires approximately 45 minutes from start to finish. This recipe makes 9 servings with 181 calories, 11g of protein, and 14g of fat each. This recipe covers 7% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. Head to the store and pick up sherry, shallot, whipping cream, and a few other things to make it today.

Instructions

1
Peel shrimp, reserving shells; devein, if desired.
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Melt 1 tablespoon butter in a 3 1/2-quart saucepan over medium heat.
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Add shrimp, and cook 5 minutes or just until shrimp turn pink. Chop shrimp, and set aside.
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Add shrimp shells, shallot, and chicken broth to saucepan; bring to a boil.
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Remove from heat, cover, and let stand 30 minutes.
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Pour broth mixture through a wire-mesh strainer into a bowl, discarding shells and shallot.
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Melt remaining 1 1/2 tablespoons butter in saucepan over medium heat.
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Whisk in flour. Cook, whisking constantly, 1 minute. Gradually whisk in broth mixture. Bring to a boil; boil 1 minute or until slightly thickened.
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Add cream; reduce heat to low.
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Add chopped shrimp and sherry; stir until thoroughly heated.
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Recommended wine: Pinot Grigio, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc

Pinot Grigio, Riesling, and Sauvignon Blanc are great choices for Shrimp. These crisp white wines work well with shrimp prepared in a variety of ways, whether grilled, fried, or in garlic sauce. One wine you could try is Ziobaffan Organic Pinot Grigio. It has 4.6 out of 5 stars and a bottle costs about 17 dollars.
Ziobaffa Organic Pinot Grigio
Ziobaffa Organic Pinot Grigio
Ziobaffa Organic Pinot Grigio has fresh rich aromas of apples and pears with hints of citrus that fade into a floral bouquet and on the palate it is bright and fresh with wonderful fruit flavors.ZIOBAFFA Pinot Grigio pairs well with a wide array of lighter cuisine, especially fish/shellfish, poultry, pastas in cream sauce and softer cheeses. It's also an ideal aperitif. Blend: 100% Pinot Grigio
DifficultyHard
Ready In45 m.
Servings9
Health Score2
Dish TypesSauce