Poached Shrimp with Lemon-Horseradish Dipping Sauce Recipe

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Poached Shrimp with Lemon-Horseradish Dipping Sauce
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  1. For shrimp: Fill medium bowl with ice water; set aside. Combine 2 cups water, wine, and next 4 ingredients in medium saucepan. Bring to boil. Add shrimp; reduce heat to low, cover, and poach just until shells are pink and shrimp are opaque in center, 3 to 4 minutes. Using slotted spoon, transfer shrimp to bowl with ice water; reserve poaching liquid and lemon half. Drain and peel shrimp, leaving tails intact. Devein shrimp.
  2. For dipping sauce: Squeeze juice from reserved lemon half into poaching liquid in pan. Boil liquid until reduced to generous 2 tablespoons, about 20 minutes. Strain; cool.
  3. Mix crème fraîche, chopped chives, horseradish, lemon peel, and 1 tablespoon reduced poaching liquid in small bowl. Season sauce with coarse salt and black pepper. DO AHEAD: Shrimp and sauce can be made 1 day ahead. Cover separately; chill.
  4. Spoon dipping sauce into short glasses. Arrange shrimp on rims. Garnish with whole fresh chives.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 394.63 Kcal (1652 kJ)
Calories from fat 188.56 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20.95g 32%
Cholesterol 48.31mg 16%
Sodium 837.9mg 35%
Potassium 170.98mg 4%
Total Carbs 25.52g 9%
Sugars 2.45g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1.31g 5%
Protein 6.85g 14%
Vitamin C 9.9mg 16%
Iron 0.9mg 5%
Calcium 59.1mg 6%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 168.45 Kcal (705 kJ)
Calories from fat 80.49 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8.94g 32%
Cholesterol 20.62mg 16%
Sodium 357.65mg 35%
Potassium 72.98mg 4%
Total Carbs 10.89g 9%
Sugars 1.05g 10%
Dietary Fiber 0.56g 5%
Protein 2.93g 14%
Vitamin C 4.2mg 16%
Iron 0.4mg 5%
Calcium 25.2mg 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 9.4
  • 9

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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