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Shrimp Creole With Onions

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Shrimp creole is a butter cooked shrimp recipe. Prepared with added vegetables and flavored with garlic and paprika, the shrimp creole is deliciously savory and sumptious. It goes great with rice.
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 2 Teaspoon
  Onions 2 Medium, chopped
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), chopped
  Raw shrimp 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Green peppers 3
  Gumbo file 1 Teaspoon, chopped
  Tomatoes 1 Can (10 oz)

Melt butter in a large saucepan.
Stir in onions, garlic, green peppers and cook over a low heat until tender.
Stir frequently.
Pour in the tomatoes and simmer gently for 25 to 30 minutes.
Season with salt, pepper, and paprika.
While tomato mixture cooks, remove shells and clean shrimp.
Add to the sauce and cook 5 minutes longer.
Stir in file.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1461 Calories from Fat 530

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 60 g92.4%

Saturated Fat 31.8 g159.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1155.1 mg385%

Sodium 4947.6 mg206.2%

Total Carbohydrates 83 g27.7%

Dietary Fiber 20.7 g82.7%

Sugars 36.4 g

Protein 151 g301.8%

Vitamin A 186.1% Vitamin C 745.1%

Calcium 55.6% Iron 115.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Shrimp Creole With Onions Recipe