*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                          Avocado & Shrimp Terrine
 
 Recipe By     : Southwest Tastes, PBS Great Chef Series
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers                       Awesome
                 Party                            Southwestern
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
                         ---FOR MOUSSE----
    8      sm            avocado -- ripe, haas*
    4                    lemons -- juiced
    1      tbsp          dijon mustard
           dash          Worcestershire sauce
                         salt and white pepper
      1/2  c             heavy cream
                         ---SAUCE---
    8                    plum tomatoes -- peel, seed, dice
    3      tbsp          heavy cream
    1      tbsp          lemon juice -- fresh
    2      tbsp          basil -- fresh, chopped
                         salt and pepper
                         ---SHRIMP---
    1      c             dry white wine
    1      c             water
                         salt and pepper
    2      lb            shrimp -- fresh, cleaned
 
 *Should have 7 to 8 cups of pulp.
 
 Line a 9x5 inch loaf pan with parchment paper, leaving tags hanging over
 edge.  Peel 6 avocados and mash well with mustard, Worcestershire, lemon
 juice, salt and pepper.  Whip cream to soft peaks.  Fold whipped cream into
 avocado.  Pour half mixture in loaf pan and bang on table to level and drive
 out air bubbles.  Peel two remaining avocados and halve them.  Place cut
 side down up mold.  Tap mold again.  Top with rest of mousse.  Tap, smooth
 top, and put a piece of parchment right on surface of mousse.  Chill.
 
 For sauce, stew tomatoes, cream, lemon juice for about 5 minutes, stirring
 frequently.   Cool and add basil and s&p if needed.
 
 Bring wine and water to boil.  Add salt and shrimp.  Simmer gently 'til
 done, remove, drain and cool.
 
 Unmold mousse.  Spread sauce on long edges of mold letting it drip down the
 sides.  Garnish center of mold with shrimp, and green things like chives or
 cilantro.  Take your bows!
 
 
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