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Warm Up with Big Al's Greek Stew

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jan 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-24 12:52:02-05

Al made Greek Stew. Big Al's Deli is located at 1828 4th Ave North, Nashville, TN 37208. For more information call (615) 242-8118.

1/4 cup olive oil
1red onion - chopped
3 cups fire roasted tomatoes with their liquid ( two 14 1/2 ounce cans)
1/2 cup chicken stock
1 ounce balsamic vinegar
4 cloves of minced garlic
2 fresh jalapenos- chopped
1 teaspoon dried oregano
1 1/2 cups canned corn
1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper
6 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
2 lbs. large shrimp, shelled and deveined
8 ounces of crumbled feta cheese

1)In a large saucepan, heat the oil over medium heat. Add the onion, garlic and jalapeno peppers and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
2) Add the tomatoes, stock, seasonings and cilantro. Bring to a boil stirring until the mixture thickens, about 5 minutes.
3) Add the shrimp and reduce the heat, cook shrimp until done, about 3 minutes.
4) Serve over grits and top with the feta cheese and enjoy.