Cioppino II

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READY IN: 1hr 32mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

In 'Williams-Sonoma Soup of the Day'

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large heavy pot, warm the oil over medium heat.
  2. Add the onions and saute until translucent, about 7 minutes.
  3. Add the celery, garlic, bay leaves, thyme, fennel seeds, and red pepper flakes and saute until the celery is soft, about 5 minutes.
  4. Add the broth, tomatoes, wine, and tomato puree and simmer for about 10 minutes to blend the flavors.
  5. Season with salt and pepper.
  6. Add the clams, discarding any that do not close to the touch.
  7. Add the crab, cover, and simmer briskly until the clams start to open, about 5 minutes.
  8. Add the shrimp, scallops, and mussels, discarding any that do not close to the touch, and continue to cook until the shrimp turn pink, the scallops are opaque throughout, and the mussels open, 3-5 minutes.
  9. Discard any unopened clams or mussels.
  10. Season with salt and pepper and serve, sprinkled with the parsley.

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