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Simple Paella Sauce Recipe

Looking for an easy Simple Paella Sauce recipe? Learn how to make Simple Paella Sauce using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by ahsap

Makes 2 servings



Add Medwell Orzo and some shrimp to complete the dish

Recipe Ingredients for Simple Paella Sauce

1 1/2 teaspoons olive oil
1/2 small onion, chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 cup tomatotes, , canned and diced
1 pinch saffron
1 1/2 cups chicken broth
1 tablespoon parsley, chopped
1 Salt
1 Pepper

Recipe Directions for Simple Paella Sauce

  1. Heat oil on medium. Add onion and saute 3 minutes. Add garlic and saute another 2 minutes. Add tomatoes (optional to also add roasted pepper) and stir 1 minute.

  2. Add orzo and saffron. Mix well.

  3. Add chicken broth and bring to a boil; turn down heat to simmer.

  4. Add shrimp and cover 1 minute. Remove cover when shrimp turns pink. Stir until liquid is absorbed; do not let orzo stick to pan, another 3 minutes.

  5. Salt and pepper to taste; sprinkle with parsley.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 267.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
64
Calories from Fat
38
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.2g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
902mg
38%
Potassium
44mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
5.3g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.4g
6%
Sugars
2.8g
Protein
1.6g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 15%
Calcium 2% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sodium
  • High in sugar
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