Cayenne Shrimp with Lemon

Cayenne Shrimp With Lemon

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  • 2 c
    rice, cooked
  • 1 lb
    shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    cayenne pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • ·
    lemon wedges

How to Make Cayenne Shrimp with Lemon


  1. Cook rice according to package directions, but omit salt and margarine.
  2. While rice is cooking, spray large nonstick skillet with nonstick cooking spray .
  3. Heat over medium-high heat until hot.
  4. Add shrimp; cook 2 to 5 minutes or until shrimp turn pink, stirring frequently.
  5. Reduce heat to medium-low.
  6. Add margarine, paprika, salt and ground red pepper; cook and stir to melt margarine and coat shrimp completely.
  7. Add lemon juice; stir to blend thoroughly.
  8. To serve, arrange cooked rice on serving platter.
  9. Spoon shrimp mixture over rice.
  10. Serve with lemon wedges.

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About Cayenne Shrimp with Lemon

Course/Dish: Fish Seafood
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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