Cajun Shrimp with Creamy Sauce

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barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

Really tasty shrimp dish. You can control how spicy you want it by adding more or less cajun seasoning.

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Serves:
2 to 4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1 lb
    shrimp peeled and deveined
  • 2 Tbsp
    cajun seasoning
  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 3 clove
    garlic minced
  • 1 c
    scallions thinly sliced divided
  • 1/4 c
    dry white wine
  • 4 Tbsp
    flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • ·
    salt to taste

How to Make Cajun Shrimp with Creamy Sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Season the shrimp with the cajun seasoning. Add 3 tbsp of butter to saute pan and cook the shrimp on each side about 3 minutes per side. Remove from pan and set aside.
  2. Add the rest of the butter to pan. Add garlic and the white parts of the scallions. Saute 2 minutes. Add the wine and let most evaporate scrapping up bits.
  3. Add the flour and make a roux and cook 3 minutes. Add the heavy cream. Season to taste with salt.
  4. Serve the sauce on the plate with shrimp on top and garnish with the green parts of the scallion.

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About Cajun Shrimp with Creamy Sauce

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole




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