The rice soup is a preparation typical of the area of the Spanish Levant that differs from the traditional paella by the presence of abundant broth after the cooking of the grain. It is a preparation very simple to prepare, for the preparation of which is required of a vessel of greater height than the pan to avoid that is to produce a large evaporation of the cooking stock. In The Naked Kitchen as we showed some time ago our recipe of rice soup with chicken, on this occasion I teach to prepare it with vegetables and shrimp.
Ingredients for Rice with shrimp soup For 2 people
- Rice – 200 grams
- Prawns – 6 pieces
- Cloves of garlic – 2 units
- Red bell pepper – 1/2 unit
- Green pepper – 1/2 unit
- Fish stock – 1 litre
- Chopped parsley – 1 tablespoon
- Paprika bittersweet – 1 tablespoon
- Olive oil – 3 tablespoons
- Tomato sauce – 100 grams
- Salt – to taste
How to make Rice with shrimp soup
- First, peel the garlic cloves, the crushed by pressure with the knife blade, and mince finely.
- Remove seeds of the red pepper and the green pepper and cut it into small pieces.
- Heat a little olive oil in a frying pan and add the cloves of garlic and two types of pepper. We take a little salt, and cook, over medium heat, until the vegetables are tender.
- Meanwhile, put the fish broth to heat up.
- When the vegetable is tender, add the paprika and cook for a few seconds.
- Then, add the tomato sauce and the rice and sauté for 5 minutes.
- Then, pour the fish broth into the pan and cook, over medium heat, maintaining a boil moderately until the rice is tender. In the case of white rice it will be enough with a cooking time of between 15 and 20 minutes.
- While the rice is cooking, peel the prawns and cut them into pieces.
- Peel and chop finely the parsley.
- When missing 5 minutes to the end of cooking, incorporate the rice, chopped shrimp and chopped parsley.
- Finished cooking, remove from heat and serve im median tely.
Notes and Tips
Although, at present, you can find fish broth ready to use in any food shop, there is nothing like preparing it at home, then we leave a link to our recipe broth or fish fumet. If you want to prepare a dish full of flavor do not hesitate to use this fantastic fund.