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Wednesday, March 29, 2000

Hawaii's Kitchen

Shellfish from Suntory

Recipes prepared by Executive Chef Takayuki Matsumoto and Chef Don Char of Restaurant Suntory on "Hawaii's Kitchen" this week. The show aired at 5:30 p.m. Sunday and will be rebroadcast at the same time Saturday on KHON Fox 2.

Ebi Shinjo (Shrimp Cakes)

2 pounds shrimp, peeled and cleaned
1/2 medium onion
1 teaspoon potato starch (katakuriko)
3 tablespoons mayonnaise
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon Ajinomoto (optional)

Smash shrimp with the backside of a knife, not the blade (to maintain texture), using a chopping motion. Finely chop onion and rinse in a bowl of cold water. Squeeze out water and add potato starch to onion. Add shrimp, mayonnaise, salt and Ajinomoto and mix well.Form into cakes and deep fry in oil heated to 350 degrees until golden brown. Makes 6 pupu servings.

Lobster Tatsutaage

Potato starch (katakuriko)

Mix equal parts of shoyu, mirin and sake to make enough marinade to coat the lobster. Remove lobster shell and cut into bite-size pieces. Marinate lobster for three minutes. Drain and coat with potato starch. Deep fry in oil heated to 350 degrees until reddish brown. (Lobster will turn reddish brown when cooked.)

Nutritional information unavailable.

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