Shrimp Au Gratin

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Sylvia Waldsmith

By
@sylviaskitchen

This dish will impress! Serve it for a special dinner, holiday or just because!

When Au Gratin is this easy, there is no need to order at a restaurant!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6 as a main course
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 6 Tbsp
    butter
  • 6 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 2 c
    half and half
  • 3/4 c
    shredded monterey jack cheese
  • 1/2 c
    shredded parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt, or to taste
  • 1 pinch
    ground black pepper, or to tate
  • 2 - 3 dash(es)
    hot sauce, or to taste
  • 3 c
    uncooked shrimp, peeled and deveined, slightly chopped
  • 3
    scallions, white and green parts, thinly sliced on the diagonal
  • 3/4 c
    panko bread crumbs
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, melted

How to Make Shrimp Au Gratin

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Over medium-low heat, melt butter. Add flour and cook, stirring constantly for one minute. Whisk in half and half until smooth and thick.
  3. In small bowl, mix together the cheeses, reserve ¾ cup to use for topping. Add cheese to half and half mixture and stir until melted. Add salt, pepper and hot sauce, taste and adjust seasoning.
  4. Remove from heat, stir in shrimp and scallions until well blended. Pour mixture into large oven proof baking dish, or 6 individual oven proof baking dishes.
  5. Mix bread crumbs and melted butter until well blended. Sprinkle reserved cheese over top of large dish or divide evenly over individual dishes. Top with bread crumbs.
  6. Bake for 30 minutes until lightly browned and bubbly.

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About Shrimp Au Gratin

Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Southern




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