- 2 med. sized zucchini
- 2 tbsp. olive or salad oil
- 1 lb. shelled or deveined lg. shrimp
- 1 1/4 tsp. lemon pepper seasoning salt
- 1/2 tsp. salt
Over medium-high heat in hot oil, cook zucchini, stirring frequently, until zucchini begins to brown and is tender-crisp. With slotted spoon - remove zucchini to bowl. In same skillet, over high heat, cook shrimp, lemon-pepper seasoning salt, and salt, stirring until shrimp are opaque throughout - about 5 minutes. Return zucchini to skillet, heat through.
- 1 1/2 cups water
- 1/2 cup amaranth
Combine water, the amaranth, and a pinch of salt in a small saucepan, bring to a boil, and then reduce the heat to a simmer. Cover and cook over low heat for 25 minutes or until the water is absorbed, about 15 minutes. Makes about 1 cups.
Variation with Mixed Tiny Grains: Mix teff, amaranth, and quinoa, the latter thoroughly rinsed, and cook as described.