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Looking for Boston-style shrimp in lobster sauce

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skipper Jan 6, 2012 08:52 AM

For those of you unfamiliar with it, in Boston, the dish is served with a brown sauce rather than a white sauce.

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    dracisk RE: skipper Jan 6, 2012 12:22 PM

    I never knew that was a New England thing (it's served the same way in RI), but now that I think about it I guess I haven't eaten it that way around these parts.

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      Atochabsh RE: skipper Mar 22, 2012 09:39 AM

      Does anyone have a recipe for the dark brown shrimp in lobster sauce? All I seem to find is the white sauce recipe.

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        cambridgeMike RE: skipper Mar 23, 2012 06:22 AM

        god I wish. I miss it terribly.

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          Bob W RE: cambridgeMike Mar 23, 2012 08:53 AM

          Definitely comfort food for many of my friends who grew up in Newton-Brookline.

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          jbdiver RE: skipper Oct 14, 2012 08:48 AM

          here are some sample recipes on this other thread, i usually use the one without the black bean sauces
          http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/354071

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