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Catholic Recipe: Creamed Shrimp in Cheese Tart Shells

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1/3 cup butter or margarine
  • 6 Tablespoons flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon marjoram
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 3 cups milk
  • 2 cups cooked lima beans
  • 2 cans (5 ounces each) shrimp
  • salt and pepper
  • 6 Cheese Tart Shells (see recipe)
  • Details

  • Serves: 6
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Difficulty:
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 11+
  • Origin:

Serve this simple creamed shrimp over cheese tart shells. A nice entree.

DIRECTIONS

Melt butter or margarine; blend in flour, marjoram, and paprika. Add milk; stir until thickened. Cover and cook over hot water 10 minutes. Add lima beans and shrimp. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve in tart shells. Makes 6 servings.

Recipe Source: Cook's Blessings, The by Demetria Taylor, Random House, New York, 1965
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