Saffron rice marinara

Category : International Cuisine

Author : extremedzine

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Date : 28/06/2003


12 medium-size tomatoes, quartered

2 large onions, peeled and quartered

6 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped

2 bay leaves
salt and freshly ground pepper

5ooml chicken stock

8 greenlip mussels, beards removed and mussels scrubbed

16 black mussels, beards removed and mussels scrubbed

5oog calamari, cleaned and cut into rings

16 green medium king prawns peeled with tails peeled with tails left on and digestive tracts removed

500g scallops

5oog rice a pinch of saffron pistils

1 tablespoon fresh oregano leaves

1/2 cup fresh basil leaves salt and freshly ground pepper


To cook the seafood: place the tomatoes, onion, garlic, bay leaves, salt and pepper in a large saucepan
with the stock and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat, cover and simmer
for 1 1/2 hours.
Add the seafood to the stock, cover and cook for 5 to 10 minutes or until the seafood is just cooked.
To serve: place some rice on each heated serving plate, spoon some seafood on top with some of the cooking liquid and serve at once.

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