Haitian Creole Shrimp

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

This recipe is courtesy of Elizabeth Turnbull from "Mountain Made Best Made". I have "tweaked" this and hopefully it is even better now. Hope you enjoy! You can make this as mild or spicy as you like, just taste it for seasoning, please.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Saute bell pepper, Scotch Bonnet pepper, onion, celery, and garlic in butter, for 3-5 minutes.
  2. Add tomatoes, tomato sauce, water, prepared mustard, sugar, Tabasco(if using), seasonings and bay leaf.
  3. Simmer 20-25 minutes, stirring often.
  4. Add shrimp and simmer 10 minutes longer.
  5. Remove bay leaf.
  6. Serve over rice and enjoy!


Most Helpful

Love it I did mot make it hot but taste just like a restaurant in Miami !

eddie goofy chef July 31, 2011

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