Soused Langoustines

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While this is excellent served with white rice for a light dinner, it is good served cold atop a bed of mixed greens, too.

Difficulty: Easy

Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 1 day 20 minutes

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • ½ cup fresh lime juice
  • ½ cup dry white wine
  • 6 capers, minced
  • 6 garlic cloves, peeled and minced
  • ½ tsp. cayenne pepper
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 lbs. langoustines or sliced lobster tail

Directions

  • Combine the lime juice, white wine, capers, garlic, cayenne pepper, and salt.
  • Put the langoustines in a medium skillet and pour the lime mixture over the top. Slowly bring to a simmer at medium heat. Simmer for 5 minutes or until the langoustines are opaque.
  • Remove from heat and pour the entire mixture into a bowl; refrigerate for 24 hours.
  • Drain off the liquid and reheat the langoustines by placing in a medium covered pot on medium-low heat for five minutes. Stir and test by eating a small piece. If not hot enough, add ¼ cup water, cover and raise heat to medium for 2 more minutes.

Recipe Information

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • ½ cup fresh lime juice
  • ½ cup dry white wine
  • 6 capers, minced
  • 6 garlic cloves, peeled and minced
  • ½ tsp. cayenne pepper
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 lbs. langoustines or sliced lobster tail

Directions

  • Combine the lime juice, white wine, capers, garlic, cayenne pepper, and salt.
  • Put the langoustines in a medium skillet and pour the lime mixture over the top. Slowly bring to a simmer at medium heat. Simmer for 5 minutes or until the langoustines are opaque.
  • Remove from heat and pour the entire mixture into a bowl; refrigerate for 24 hours.
  • Drain off the liquid and reheat the langoustines by placing in a medium covered pot on medium-low heat for five minutes. Stir and test by eating a small piece. If not hot enough, add ¼ cup water, cover and raise heat to medium for 2 more minutes.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories300
Total Fat4g
Saturated Fat0.5g
Cholesterol185mg
Sodium490mg
Total Carbohydrate7g
Dietary Fiber0g
Sugars0g
Protein54g