Flavorful Cajun Shrimp Boil
Imagine yourself on a warm summer evening, surrounded by friends and family, gathered around a table filled with the tantalizing aroma of Cajun spices and freshly cooked shrimp. This is what our Flavorful Cajun Shrimp Boil is all about – bringing people together through the love of good food.
Our Cajun Shrimp Boil is a classic Southern dish that combines the bold flavors of the Cajun seasoning with the sweetness of succulent shrimp, tender potatoes, and corn on the cob. It’s a one-pot wonder that’s not only delicious but also incredibly easy to prepare.
- 2 pounds of large shrimp, deveined and peeled
- 1 pound of baby red potatoes
- 4 ears of fresh corn, cut into thirds
- 1/2 cup of Cajun seasoning
- 2 lemons, halved
- 1/2 cup of melted butter
- 4 cloves of garlic, minced
- Salt and pepper to taste
- In a large pot, fill it with water and bring it to a boil.
- Add the Cajun seasoning and potatoes to the boiling water. Cook for 10 minutes or until the potatoes are slightly tender.
- Add the corn and cook for an additional 5 minutes.
- Stir in the shrimp and cook until they turn pink, usually around 3-4 minutes.
- Drain the pot and transfer the contents to a large serving platter.
- In a small bowl, mix melted butter, minced garlic, and the juice of the lemons.
- Drizzle the butter mixture over the shrimp, potatoes, and corn.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Serve hot and enjoy your Flavorful Cajun Shrimp Boil!
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Our Flavorful Cajun Shrimp Boil is a crowd-pleaser, perfect for summer gatherings or any time you crave a taste of the South. The combination of spices, tender shrimp, and hearty vegetables will transport your taste buds to Louisiana with every bite. Whether you’re a Cajun cuisine enthusiast or trying it for the first time, this dish will leave you craving for more.
Nutrition Information: Calories: 350 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 30g | Fiber: 5g
Imagine the smiles and satisfied bellies around your table as you savor this Flavorful Cajun Shrimp Boil. It’s more than just a meal; it’s a memorable experience that brings the essence of Cajun cuisine to your home.