Shrimp with Spicy Chipotle-Tomato Sauce
- ACTIVE: 25 MIN
- TOTAL TIME: 1 HR
- SERVINGS: 4
While in Ensenada, grilled shrimp.
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- Salt and freshly ground pepper
- 1 1/4 pounds large shrimp, shelled and deveined
- Chopped cilantro, for garnish
- One 15-ounce can diced tomatoes, drained
- 2 tablespoons canola oil, plus more for grilling
- 1/4 cup Salsa Negra with Chipotle
- In a blender, puree the diced tomatoes. In a medium saucepan, heat the 2 tablespoons of oil until shimmering. Add the tomato puree and cook over moderately high heat, stirring frequently, until very thick, about 7 minutes. Add the Salsa Negra and 1/3 cup of water and simmer until slightly thickened, about 10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
- Light a grill or preheat a grill pan. Brush the shrimp with oil and season with salt and pepper. Grill over moderately high heat, turning once, until lightly charred and cooked through, about 5 minutes. Drizzle the shrimp with the sauce, sprinkle with cilantro and serve.
Make AheadThe chipotle-tomato sauce can be refrigerated for up to 5 days.
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