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Rabu, 17 Agustus 2011

Lobster and Crab Ravioli



2 (1 1/4 pound) live lobsters
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 1/3 cup finely chopped shallots
1 cup chopped fennel bulb
3 large garlic cloves, chopped
1/4 cup Madeira wine
4 teaspoons tomato paste
3 cups chicken stock (or canned low-salt broth)
1 tablespoon butter, room temperature
1 tablespoon all purpose flour
1/2 cup whipping cream
1/3 cup lentils
2 tablespoons butter
2 medium leeks (white and pale green parts only), thinly sliced
6 ounces crabmeat
6 lasagne noodles
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro


For Sauce:
  1. Boil lobsters in pot of boiling water 8 minutes. Transfer to bowl of ice water; cool. Drain.
  2. Working over large bowl to collect juices, remove claws and tails. Using knife, cut tails into 2-inch-wide pieces. Remove meat. Crack claws; remove meat. Cut bodies in half. Transfer shells and bodies to bowl with juices. Slice meat; place in small bowl. Chill.
  3. Heat oil in large Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add shallots, fennel and garlic; saute 8 minutes.
  4. Add Madeira and tomato paste; bring to boil. Add stock, lobster shells and any juices; bring to boil. Reduce heat; simmer until reduced to 2 1/2 cups, about 30 minutes.
  5. Strain liquid into saucepan, pressing on shells.
  6. Mix butter and flour in bowl. Add to liquid. Bring to boil, whisking often.
  7. Add cream; simmer until reduced to sauce consistency, about 8 minutes.
For Filling:
  1. Cook lentils in medium saucepan of simmering water until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain.
  2. Melt butter in large skillet over medium heat. Add leeks; saute until tender, about 15 minutes.
  3. Add lentils, lobster meat, crabmeat and 1/2 cup lobster sauce.
  4. Cook pasta in pot of boiling salted water until just tender. Drain.
  5. Cut each noodle crosswise into 4 pieces. Divide half of pasta among 6 shallow bowls.
Rewarm filling, mix in cilantro and spoon over pasta. Top with remaining pasta.

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