Maritime-Style Mixed Seafood Grill
Roasted red peppers (packed in water)
12 oz, jarred in water, drained
Fat free mayonnaise
2 clove(s), small
12 large, peeled and deveined (purchase about 1/2 pound with shells)
Uncooked swordfish fillet(s)
20 oz, about two 10 oz steaks, cut in half
4 tsp(s), extra-virgin
Uncooked clams with shell
1 pound(s), Littleneck variety, scrubbed (about 12 clams)
1 tbsp(s), fresh, chopped
1 medium, quartered, for garnish
- Put roasted peppers, mayonnaise and garlic in a food processor or blender and process until smooth; set aside.
- Heat outdoor grill. Skewer shrimp onto 4 metal skewers (if using wooden skewers, soak them in water for 30 minutes first to prevent burning). Brush shrimp and swordfish with oil and then sprinkle with salt and pepper
- Place shrimp, swordfish and clams on hot grill. Cover and cook clams 3 to 5 minutes, or until shells open (discard any that don’t), shrimp 5 to 6 minutes, turning skewers once, until just cooked through; and swordfish 7 to 8 minutes, turning once, until just cooked through. Remove to serving plates; sprinkle with parsley if desired and serve with lemon wedges. Pour sauce into 4 small cups and serve alongside as a dipping sauce. Yields about 3 shrimp, 5 oz of swordfish, 3 clams and 1/4 cup of sauce per serving.