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[VIDEO] Croatian Recipes: Škampi na buzaru


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Croatian TV chef Almo Čatlak this year completed 10 years of his cooking show ‘TV-kuhanja’ (TV-cooking). Čatlak’s show, which shows viewers how to prepare a meal from start to finish in a 3-4 minute clip, was broadcast on Croatian TV for the past decade. In that period Čatlak has produced over 2,000 videos.



Škampi na buzaru


Scampi – 1.5 kg
Olive oil – 150 ml
Tomatoes – 2
Garlic – 6 cloves
Parsley – 2 teaspoons
Breadcrumbs – 2 teaspoons
White wine – 200 ml
Sea salt


1. Peel the tomatoes (easy after putting in boiling water for short bit) and dice.

2. In a pot put 100-150 ml olive oil, add the scampi and shortly fry. Add the finely chopped garlic, half of the parsley, white pepper, sea salt, diced tomatoes, breadcrumbs and mix well.

3. When the garlic starts to release a strong smell add the white wine and cover. Let cook on a low heat for 10-15 minutes.

4. Add the rest of the parsley and the scampi are ready to serve.

Dobar tek!

Check out the video instructions below:

The original recipe in Croatian is here.

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