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Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Grilled Garlic Shrimp
Ingredients:
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
3 pounds potatoes
1 cup heavy cream
4 ounces butter
1 teaspoon minced fresh garlic
Salt and pepper to taste

Grilled Garlic Shrimp
1 ½ pounds Tiger shrimp
3 tablespoons Extra Virgin olive oil
1/2 cup Mixed herbs (basil, tarragon, oregano)
1/2 teaspoon Fresh garlic juice
1/2 teaspoon Shallots
Salt and pepper to taste

Directions:
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Peel potatoes, cut into cubes, and boil in salted water until soft. Drain all water.
Grate potatoes and put into mixing bowl. Slowly whip until smooth.

In medium saucepan, heat cream and butter until slightly warm. Add cream and butter to potatoes and mix for 2 minutes. Add garlic, salt and pepper and mix for 1 minute.

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Grilled Garlic Shrimp
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Peel shrimp and sprinkle with salt and pepper. In a mixing bowl, combine herbs, garlic, shallots, and shrimp. Grill for 2 minutes or until pink on each side. Bake for 2 minutes or until brown.

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2 comments

1 Mary McIntosh { 08.15.13 at 2:05 pm }

Hurray, Marlene Sabba !!! I am fortunate enough to be in a position to learn about such things. Did you ever see the tomatoes that sprout ‘ INSIDE’ of themselves and GROW out through the skin??? It really makes me ill and most folks are so busy just trying to survive that they are unaware of the control issues affecting the things we consume etc. etc. Bravo to you.

2 Marlene Sabba { 08.14.13 at 9:24 am }

You failed to mention that potatoes today are grown from genetically modified seeds. The results from the use of these seeds is yet undetermined, but it is resistant to bugs and weeds from organisms modified by the poison Round-up, which we are ingesting. These seeds are banned in 30 countries – but not in the U.S. – yet.

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