Spaghetti Shirataki a La Bruschetta and Seafood

Spaghetti Shirataki a La Bruschetta and Seafood
Recipe type: Seafood
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Ingredients
  • 5 medium tomatoes, vine ripened
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons fresh basil, coarsely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ⅓ cup spaghetti sauce
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • fresh ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 12 clams, fresh, in the shell
  • ½ tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup scallops
  • 1 cup prawns, large fresh shrimp will do
  • 1 package Spaghetti Shirataki
  • parmesan cheese, fresh grated (optional)
Instructions
  1. BRUSCHETTA SAUCE: Prepare earlier in the day and set aside to meld flavors. Place tomatoes in a deep bowl and pour boiling water over them. Leave for about 3 minutes then remove skins and chop into medium dice. In a non reactive bowl place diced tomatoes, minced garlic, chopped basil, sugar, spaghetti sauce, salt, black pepper and olive oil. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and set aside at room temperature until ready to use.
  2. PREPARE SEAFOOD: Steam the clams in their shells in a little water. Once they are wide open - drain - discard all clams that have not fully opened as well as the liquid and place the opened ones into a warmed bowl. Heat ½ tablespoon of olive oil and saut√© scallops and prawns. Place in the same bowl as the clams.
  3. TO SERVE: Drain the Shirataki Noodles. Rinse under warm water . Rinse well. Place on paper towels to dry. Toss with room temperature bruschetta sauce and add seafood. Place the pot back onto the still heated, but turned off burner so the sauce and spaghetti can heat through -do not allow it to cook further!
  4. Distribute between two pasta bowls and grate fresh Parmesan cheese over top if desired.

 

Shirataki Noodles Shrimp and Scallop Salad with Peanut Ginger Dressing

Shirataki Noodles Shrimp and Scallop Salad with Peanut Ginger Dressing
Recipe type: Salads
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Ingredients
  • ¼ cup smooth or chunky peanut -butter
  • ¼ cup hot water
  • ⅓ cup cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger root
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 pound Shirataki Noodles
  • 7 cup chilled cooked shrimp and scallops
  • 3 medium pickling cucumbers, halved lengthwise, seeded and thinly sliced crosswise
  • 2 medium red bell peppers, cored, seeded and thinly sliced
  • 1 cup cilantro leaves, chopped (optional)
  • ½ cup sliced scallions
Instructions
  1. Drain and rinse Shirataki Noodles very well. Place on paper towels to dry and set aside.
  2. Whisk peanut butter and hot water in a large bowl until smooth.
  3. Whisk in vinegar, soy sauce, sugar, ginger root and garlic.
  4. Add remaining ingredients.
  5. Toss to mix.