A shrimp flavored with spicy ancholade rests on smooth avocado puree and its curve cradles cool sour cream and a dab of luxurious golden caviar.



Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Scoop avocado flesh into the bowl of a food processor. Add lime juice, and season with salt; process until smooth. Transfer to a small bowl; set aside.

  • Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Arrange bread slices on a baking sheet, and bake, turning once, until dried out and slightly toasted, 10 to 14 minutes. Let cool on a wire rack.

  • Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Add oil and achiote paste, and cook, stirring, 1 minute. Add shrimp; cook, stirring occasionally, until shrimp are pink and cooked through, about 4 minutes. Transfer to a bowl, and let shrimp cool slightly.

  • Using a small offset spatula, spread 1 tablespoon avocado puree on each bread slice. Using an 1 1/2-inch round cookie cutter, cut out 4 rounds from each slice. Top each round with a shrimp; top shrimp with sour cream and fish roe. Garnish with cilantro.Serve immediately.