Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Bite with Belkys: Dos minutos rock shrimp pappardelle from Love is Blind in Coral Gables
Fresh shrimp in a cheesy sauce with pasta just the thought is enough to make your mouth water. Tonight, we're going to find out how to make it as we grab a Bite with Belkys.
The Restaurant: Love is Blind in Coral Gables
The Dish: Dos Minutos Rock Shrimp Pappardelle
1 teaspoon Kosher Salt
1 teaspoon olive oil
8 ounces Pappardelle Pasta
2 tablespoons Garlic Butter
6 Rock Shrimp
4 cherry tomatoes
1/2 cup tomato sauce
1/2 cup heavy cream
1/2 cup Mozzarella cheese
1 tablespoon Basil (julienne)
salt and black pepper to taste
3 tablespoons ground Parmesan Cheese
2 tablespoons Panko bread crumbs
Method of Preparation:
-Start by boiling water in a medium sauce pan. Add a pinch of salt and a teaspoon of olive oil. Add the pasta and cook until al dente- about 7 minutes. Set aside.
-Next, sauté garlic butter in a medium pan until it melts. Add shrimp and sauté for about a minute. Then, add tomatoes, olive oil, salt and pepper and stir. Add tomato sauce, heavy cream and the drained Pappardelli Pasta. Stir and let the mixture reduce.
-Now, add Mozzarella or Chihuahua cheese, salt, pepper, parmesan cheese, fresh basil and stir until everything is mixed.
-Transfer the mixture to an oven dish, sprinkle the top with Panko bread crumbs and broil one to two minutes until the bread crumbs brown.
Serve hot, straight from the oven.
Serving suggestion: An aromatic white wine from the Sterling Vintner's Collection.
Love is Blind
225 Altara Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305) 748-6118
Bring a copy of this recipe to Love is Blind in Coral Gables and receive a free glass of house wine through Aug. 23.