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Paprika Shrimp & Green Bean Saute


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Ingredients

4 cups green beans, trimmed (about 12 ounces)
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 cup minced garlic
2 teaspoons paprika
1 pound large shrimp (21-25 per pound), peeled and deveined
2 16-ounce cans cannellini beans, rinsed
1/4 cup sherry vinegar or red-wine vinegar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup chopped parsley, divided
Freshly ground pepper to taste


Bring 1 inch of water to a boil in a large saucepan.


Put green beans in a steamer basket, place in the pan, cover and steam until tender crisp, 4 to 6 minutes.


Meanwhile, heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.


Add garlic and paprika and cook, stirring constantly, until just fragrant but not browned, about 20 seconds.


Add shrimp and cook until pink and opaque, about 2 minutes per side.


Stir in cannellini beans, vinegar and salt; cook, stirring occasionally, until heated through, about 2 minutes.


Stir in 1/4 cup parsley.


Divide green beans among 4 plates.


Top with the shrimp mixture. Sprinkle with pepper and the remaining 1/4 cup parsley and serve.


Per serving: 487 calories; 17 g fat (2 g sat, 11 g mono); 172 mg cholesterol; 45 g carbohydrate; 37g protein; 17 g fiber; 490 mg sodium.


Nutrition bonus: Fiber (67% daily value), Iron (50% dv), Vitamin C(40% dv).


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Notes

No pasta or rice! Serve this over the green beans.

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