Almond Crab Casserole Recipe

  • 1 package (10 ozs) frozen chopped broccoli
  • 6 ounces noodles
  • 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) butter or margarine
  • 4 tablespoons ( 1/4 cup) flour
  • 1 2/3 cups milk
  • 1 egg, slightly beaten
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped parsley
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 pound fresh or frozen shrimp, cooked and cleaned

Cook broccoli and noodles according to directions on packages. Drain. Combine and place in a 2quart casserole.

Melt butter in a skillet. Add flour; stir to blend. Add milk, egg, and cheese; cook and stir until slightly thickened. Add parsley, salt, and shrimp. Pour over noodle mixture in casserole. Sprinkle with paprika or additional cheese, if desired. Bake in a moderate oven (350F) 30 minutes, or until bubbly. Serve hot. Yield: 8 servings.