Main Dishes

Gemista (Stuffed tomatoes and peppers with rice and herbs)

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Summer, summer, summer.. Gemista smells like the begging of summer. Literally one of my favorite dishes and in my opinion on of the five dishes that represent Greece!

12
6 tomatoes
6 green peppers
Rice
2 big onions or 3 medium
1 green onion
A bunch mint, only the leaves, washed
A bunch parsley, washed
1 chicken bouillon cube
2 teaspoons sweet paprika
40gr tomato paste
1 teaspoon sugar
Salt
Pepper
Olive oil
3 medium potatoes cut in wedges
I used 3 peppers and 9 tomatoes.
Wash your vegetables very well. It’s time to remove the tomatoes flesh. Use a large bowl. Cut the top of each tomato creating a lid. We don’t want a very thick slice, see the photo. With a teaspoon remove...
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Nutritions

Calories
77

Sodium
787mg
32% DV

Fat
2g
3% DV

Protein
4g
8% DV

Carbs
14g
5% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV

Putting a little Southern spin on classic New England lobster rolls with these simple and delicious shrimp rolls! On a warm summer day, there's just nothing better than a chilled sandwich and a cold beverage. Make them ahead if you're entertaining, or whip up the no-cook meal in about 15 minutes. These easy shrimp rolls are a delicious lunch or dinner when served alongside coleslaw, potato chips, hush puppies or pickles!

2 T salted butter
1 lb. peeled and deveined cooked shrimp
1 stalk celery
2 green onions
1/3 c mayonnaise
1 t lemon juice
1 t white vinegar
1 T minced fresh dill
1/4 t Old Bay seasoning
1/4 t sugar
Kosher salt and black pepper ( to taste )
4 hot dog buns
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  • Pat shrimp dry and place in a large bowl. Add the celery and green onions; toss gently to combine.
  • In a separate bowl or large measuring cup, whisk together the mayonnaise, lemon juice,...
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Nutritions

Calories
248

Sodium
870mg
36% DV

Fat
7g
11% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
23g
8% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV