Boiled Cajun Shrimp

Boiled Cajun Shrimp

Serves 8

Serve these flavorful shrimp by themselves as an appetizer or with a green salad as a light meal.

  • 3 quarts water
  • 1/2 bunch parsley
  • 1 1/2 lemons, halved
  • 1/4 cup Cajun spice blend
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 2 1/2 pounds medium-large shrimp
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Bring water, parsley, lemons, spice blend, garlic and oil to a rolling boil. Add shrimp and return to a boil. Continue to boil just until shrimp are pink. Remove from heat. Drain, peel, devein shrimp and place in ice to cool quickly.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:200 calories (60 from fat), 6g total fat, 1g saturated fat, 215mg cholesterol, 640mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g dietary fiber, 1g sugar), 29g protein
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