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Spicy Louisiana Style Shrimp

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Six ingredients is all it takes to make Spicy Louisiana Style Shrimp. This dish is always one of our favorites because of its ease and flavor.

What You'll Need:
  • 1 (16-ounce) loaf French bread, cut in half lengthwise
  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 onions, chopped
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon Creole seasoning
  • 3 pounds unpeeled, large fresh shrimp, peeled and deveined (see note)
What To Do:
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Place French bread halves cut side up on a baking sheet. Bake 5 minutes or until bread is golden. Cut each bread half into 3 pieces, and set aside.

  2. Melt butter in a Dutch oven. Add onions, garlic, and seasoning. Cook over medium heat until onions are tender.

  3. Add shrimp. Cover and cook 8 minutes or until shrimp turn pink. Serve over bread.


If time's a factor, buy already peeled shrimp at the supermarket. You'll need 2-1/4 pounds of peeled, large fresh shrimp to equal 3 pounds of large fresh shrimp in the shell.

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