Brown Butter Shrimp Scampi and Grits

Kisha Washington


This recipe was in the top 8 and a honorable mention in the Spice Blends Blogger Challenge. This is one of my favorite dishes...


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15 Min
20 Min


  • 1 c
  • 1 3/4 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 1/4 c
    quick cooking grits
  • 1/2 lb
    shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 4 Tbsp
    shrimp scampi spice blends seasoning
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 large
    corn on the cob
  • 1 c
    sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 c
    asiago cheese, grated
  • 2 Tbsp
    chives, bunch
  • 1 Tbsp
    old bay seasoning

How to Make Brown Butter Shrimp Scampi and Grits


  1. In a pot, add water and chicken broth and bring to a boil
    Add grits and cook on low-med heat
  2. Add cheeses and mix. Set Temp to low to thicken
  3. In a saute pan, Cook shrimp adding spice blends, and old bay until cooked through
  4. Set aside. Add corn on the cob, and saute until browned
    Cut the corn off the cob
  5. To assemble, Plate the grits, add corn then shrimp. Sprinkle with chives

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About Brown Butter Shrimp Scampi and Grits

Course/Dish: Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Southern
Dietary Needs: Low Fat Low Sodium
Other Tag: Healthy

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