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Whenever I make this for friends I usually triple the recipe, everyone fights over the last shrimp lol! Serve this with a long crusty baguette and lemon wedges. Plan ahead the shrimp needs to marinate for 1 hour. The Best Creole/Cajun Seasoning Mix works great for this!
- 1 cup olive oil
- 3 tablespoons creole seasoning (try The Best Creole/Cajun Seasoning Mix for this)
- 1⁄4 cup lemon juice
- 1⁄4 cup chopped fresh parsley
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 2 tablespoons soy sauce
- 1 pinch cayenne pepper (optional)
- salt (use only if you Cajun seasoning does not have salt in it)
- 2 lbs large raw shrimp, shelled and deveined
- Butter a 13 x 9-inch baking dish.
- In a bowl combine the oil, Cajun seasoning, lemon juice, parsley, honey and soy sauce.
- Pour over the shrimp and toss to coat; cover and chill for 1 hour.
- Set oven to 450°F.
- Bake the shrimp in the sauce/marinade for about 10 minutes, or until the shrimp are cooked through.
- Serve with lemon wedges and crusty bread.
This is very good and very simple. I halved the recipe for my husband and I and I served with a sourdough baguette and salads and it was enough. Thanks for the nice and easy recipe!
I made this on Saturday and although I enjoyed them, the seasonings didnt really stand out to me. Thanks for an easy recipe though Kit!! :)
If you like spicy shrimp, this is just the recipe for you! To quote my husband, "This may very well be the BEST shrimp I have ever eaten!!" That says it all, folks! Simple to prepare, and the BEST shrimp you may ever eat!! Loved it, Kittencal : ) Thanks again!!