Greek Shrimp with Feta Cheese
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Recipe type: entree
Cuisine: Greek
Serves: 4-6 servings
 
A scrumptious Greek dish fit for a toga party.
Ingredients
  • 2 LBS Shrimp shelled and deveined
  • 1 Lemons squeezed
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 1 bunch scallions finely chopped
  • 2 Tbs Italian parsley fresh, finely chopped
  • 2 stalks celery finely chopped
  • 1 16 oz can chopped tomatoes
  • 1 tsp Oregano fresh, chopped
  • 1 large tomato cut into wedges
  • 1 cup clam juice
  • 1 LB feta cheese crumbled
  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ cup white wine
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Pour the fresh squeezed lemon juice over the shrimp in a bowl and set aside.
  2. In a skillet, saute the scallions, garlic, celery, parsley, and chopped tomatoes in the olive oil until tender.
  3. Reduce the heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
  4. Add the clam juice and cook for 5 more minutes and then remove from the heat.
  5. In another pan, saute the shrimp in butter. Add salt and pepper to taste and cook until they are pink.
  6. Pour the tomato sauce mixture into the bottom of an oven-proof casserole dish. Arrange the tomato wedges in the center of the dish (in a circle). Remove the shrimp from the skillet with a slotted spoon and spread the shrimp around the tomato covering the entire dish.
  7. Sprinkle oregano over the shrimp.
  8. Pour the white wine over the shrimp.
  9. Sprinkle the feta cheese over the shrimp and tomato.
  10. Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes or until the Feta is melted and serve.
Recipe by Baby Boomer Blog | Travel - Lifestyle for Women Over 50 at https://www.babyboomster.com/greek-shrimp-with-feta-cheese/