Photo: Jennifer Causey; Styling: Missie Neville Crawford
Serves 2 (serving size: about 1 1/2 cups)

This simple, Tuscan-inspired stew is the perfect casual supper for two, though it can easily be doubled. Enjoy leftovers with a piece of whole-grain French bread baguette for dunking.

How to Make It

Heat a large saucepan over medium heat. Add oil; swirl to coat. Add garlic; sauté 30 seconds or until fragrant. Add fennel, onion, and oregano; sauté 5 minutes or until lightly browned. Add tomato; cook 2 minutes. Add stock, beans, and bay leaf. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 10 minutes. Gently stir in shrimp; cook 2 minutes or until shrimp are done. Remove bay leaf; discard. Stir in parsley and pepper. Sprinkle feta over top.

Chef's Notes

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Ratings & Reviews

Nice Weeknight Meal

October 03, 2017
Tasty, easy, filling- 3 good qualities in a weeknight meal- and pretty quick to prepare. I didn't really measure the onion, fennel and garlic and I used drained, canned diced Roma tomatoes, so it made a bit more than two servings. I also added a handful of baby spinach I had left which was a tasty and pretty addition, adding some needed color. I also sautéed the shrimp, then added it at the end (we don't care for "poached" shrimp) for a minute. The shrimp was crispy, well-seasoned and not overcooked. All in all, easy to make this yummy dinner.

3 1/2 stars

January 04, 2017
This was good but nothing outstanding.  Very filling.  Hubby liked it.  Nice to see a hearty meal for 2 but I can't help but think the leftovers would be much more flavorful the next day.  So next time, I'll double this and have a nice lunch to look forward to.

Quick, Easy, Delicious!

February 15, 2017
Made this exactly as directed & it was truly delicious! I would recommend: a) adding salt at some point (I did with pepper at the end, but could use a little bit of salt even with the onions, garlic & fennel), b) serving with kalamata olives, and c) garnishing with fennel fronds. Simple, yummy & healthy recipe! We have a little bit leftover (made ~4 small servings, of which my partner ate 2).