Shrimp with kale, garlic and smoked paprika channel Spanish tapas in less than 30 minutes

With fragrant garlic and smoked paprika, a quick sauté of shrimp and kale turns into a Spanish tapas-inspired meal.
(Tom McCorkle for The Washington Post/Food styling by Gina Nistico for The Washington Post)
(Tom McCorkle for The Washington Post/Food styling by Gina Nistico for The Washington Post)

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