Paella #3

Yield: 8 Servings

Measure Ingredient
1 1-1/2 pound lobster; cooked
1 pounds Shrimp
12 smalls Clams; or more
1 quart Mussels
1 1-1/2 pound chicken
1 teaspoon Oregano
2 Peppercorns
1 Clove garlic; peeled
1½ teaspoon Salt
6 tablespoons Olive oil
1 teaspoon Vinegar
2 ounces Ham; cut in thin strips
1 Chorizo (hot Spanish sausage); sliced
1 ounce Salt pork; finely chopped
1 Onion; peeled and chopped
1 Green pepper; seeded and chopped
½ teaspoon Ground coriander
1 teaspoon Capers
3 tablespoons Tomato sauce
2¼ cup Rice; washed and drained
4 cups Boiling water
1 teaspoon Saffron
1 can Peas; drained
1 can Pimientos

Remove meat from the lobster. Shell and devein shrimp. Scrub mussels and clams. Cut chicken into medium sized serving pieces. Combine oregano, peppercorns, garlic, salt, two Tbsp of the olive oil and the vinegar and mash with back of spoon or with a mortar. Rub chicken with the mixture.

Heat remaining olive oil in a deep, heavy skillet and brown chicken lightly over moderate het. Add ham, chorizo, salt pork, onion, green pepper, coriander and capers. Cook ten minutes over low heat. Add tomato sauce and rice and cook 5 minutes. Add boiling water, saffron and shrimp. Mix well and cook rapidly, covered, until liquid is absorbed, about 20 minutes. With a large spoon, turn rice from top to bottom.

Add lobster meat and peas; cover and cook 5 minutes longer. Steam mussels and clams in a little water until their shells open. Heat the pimientos and drain. Us the mussels, clams and pimientos as a garnish. Yield: 6-8 servings.

Date: Sat, 22 Jun 1996 19:06:13 -0400 From: BobbieB1@...

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