Cajun Shrimp Recipe

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Cajun Shrimp

Lee Dowell

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@BistroChef

Easy recipe for shrimp. Can increase the heat by adding more cayenne pepper.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

2 lb
unpeeled, large raw shrimp
2 Tbsp
butter beans
1/2
sweet onion
1 Tbsp
chopped fresh or 1 tsp dried basil
1 Tbsp
chopped fresh or 1 tsp dried oregano
1
bay leaf
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
or 1/2 tsp. ground red pepper
1 clove
garlic, chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Peel Shrimp and devein if desired.
2
Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add onion and the next 5 ingredients, and saute 5 minutes or until the onions are tender. Stir in garlic and saute for 1 minute.
3
Stir in shrimp, and cook, stirring as needed, for about 6 minutes or until shrimp are pink. Remove from heat and discard bay leaf.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Seafood Appetizers