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Easy Shrimp Creole

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Shrimp Creole is a wonderful dish that is perfect for your dinner parties. This sumptuous Shrimp Creole was praised by all my guests at a party I hosted last week. Try this brilliant recipe at home and you will understand why!
  Raw shrimp 1 Pound, peeled and deveined
  Shortening 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Hot water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm), finely chopped
  Green onion tops 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Chopped parsley 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped green pepper 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Whole bay leaves 2
  Crushed whole thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cayenne pepper 1 Dash
  Canned tomato sauce 8 Ounce
  Lemon slice 1
  Cooked rice 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Cut shrimp in half.
Melt shortening; blend in flour.
Add hot water gradually; cook until thick.
Add remaining ingredients except rice.
Cover; simmer 20 minutes.
Serve over rice.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1724 Calories from Fat 689

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 78 g119.8%

Saturated Fat 19 g94.8%

Trans Fat 9 g

Cholesterol 689.4 mg229.8%

Sodium 3615.8 mg150.7%

Total Carbohydrates 144 g48%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24.2%

Sugars 2.5 g

Protein 107 g214.2%

Vitamin A 62.2% Vitamin C 138%

Calcium 39.1% Iron 117.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Easy Shrimp Creole Recipe