Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Canh Bau Nau Tom (Opo Squash with Shrimp Soup)
1 Opo Squash
4-5 Minced Shrimp
4 cups Water
1 Tbsp. Minced Garlic
1 chopped Green Onion
1 Tbsp. Oil
1/2 tsp. Sugar
1 tsp. Salt
1/4 tsp. Mushroom Seasoning
1 Tbsp. Fish Sauce
Dash of Black Pepper
Peel and wash your Squash. Cut it in small pieces.
In a pot add 1 Tbsp. Oil and 1 Tbsp. Minced Garlic. Sauté for a few seconds then add in the minced Shrimp.
Wait for the Shrimp to turn slightly pink. Add in 4 cups Water. Bring to a boil.
Add in the Squash. Let it simmer for about 5 minutes.
Add in 1/2 tsp. Sugar, 1 tsp. Salt, 1/4 tsp. Mushroom Seasoning, and 1 Tbsp. Fish Sauce.
Continue to let it simmer for a few seconds. Add in the chopped Green Onions and a Dash of Black Pepper.