New Orleans Cajun BBQ Shrimp Recipe
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New Orlean's Cajun BBQ Shrimp
New Orleans style BBQ Shrimp isn't cooked on a grill it's cooked in a Worcestershire sauce, garlic and cajun spiced butter sauce. It makes the perfect appetizer or an easy meal when paired with a salad. Make sure you have plenty of crusty French bread to soak up all this amazing sauce.
- 32 jumbo shrimp 12 per pound, about 3 pounds, with heads and unpeeled
- 1 C Worcestershire sauce
- 1/4 C fresh lemon juice about 3-4 lemons
- 4 t black pepper fresh coarse ground
- 4 t Cajun seasoning without salt
- 2 teaspoon garlic fresh and minced
- 6 sticks cold unsalted butter cubed
- A loaf of crusty French bread for soaking up all the amazing sauce
In a large sauté pan combine Worcestershire, lemon juice, black pepper, Cajun seasoning, 1 stick of butter and garlic and cook over medium-high heat until butter melts.
Add shrimp and cook until shrimp turn pink, about 1 1/2 minutes per side.
Reduce heat to medium and whisk in butter, a few cubes at a time, whisking constantly.
Add additional butter once the butter has completely melted.
Remove sauté pan from heat and transfer shrimp and sauce into a bowl for serving.
Serve with warm French bread for soaking up all this luscious sauce.
Don't skimp on the butter - it's truly the key to making this so good.
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