Shrimp and Scallop Enchiladas

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READY IN: 1hr 25mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

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DIRECTIONS

  • In a hot pan, sauté onions, chilies, scallops and shrimp.
  • Add tomato and lime juice. Season to taste.
  • Blanch corn tortillas in hot oil for a few seconds to soften.
  • Fill the tortillas with the seafood mixture and roll.
  • Place two enchiladas in the center of each plate.
  • . Heat Creole sauce with a little heavy cream and pour over the enchiladas.
  • Garnish with chopped cilantro and Queso Fresco.
  • Top with three grilled shrimp and 5 beignets per plate.
  • Crawfish Beignets:.
  • 1 Lb. Chopped crawfish tail meat.
  • 4 eggs.
  • ½ Cup red bell pepper (chopped).
  • ½ Cup red onion (chopped).
  • ½ Cup green onion (chopped).
  • 1 Tbsp garlic.
  • 1 ½ Cups flour.
  • 1 Cup corn meal
  • 2 Tsp baking powder.
  • ½ Cup milk.
  • Salt and pepper to taste.
  • Directions.
  • Combine all ingredients.
  • Scoop with a small melon baller and fry till golden brown.
  • Creole Sauce:.
  • 1 Yellow onion, chopped.
  • 1 Red bell pepper, chopped.
  • 1 Green bell pepper, chopped.
  • ½ Jalapeno, chopped.
  • 1 Small rib of celery, chopped.
  • ½ Carrot, chopped.
  • 1 Tbsp garlic (minced).
  • 2 Cups chicken stock.
  • 2 Cups diced canned tomatoes.
  • 3 Tsp Creole seasoning.
  • Roux (2 ox butter and 2 oz flour cooked until dark brown).
  • Directions.
  • Saute all vegetables in a little butter until soft.
  • Add tomatoes and chicken stock and simmer for 30 minutes.
  • Quickly whisk in roux.
  • Puree and season to taste.
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