New Orleans-Style Barbecue Shrimp

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READY IN: 2hrs 25mins
Recipe by lucky ladybug

This is our adaptation of a recipe found, I believe, in Southern Living. It's an attempted copycat of Pascal's Manale's amazing Barbecue Shrimp. I don't think it quite as good as the original, but it's pretty darn close! Use head-on shrimp if you can find them ( I never can.) Always cook the shrimp in the sauce. This is MESSY, so put some wet wipes out on the table. Serve with crusty bread--as a waitress at Pascal's Manale said to me once, "the best part is soppin' up the sauce." Green salad and corn on the cob round out your meal!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine butter and next 12 ingredients in a saucepan over low heat, stirring until butter melts.
  2. Place shrimp in a large bowl and pour sauce over shrimp.
  3. Cover and chill 2 hours.
  4. Spread shrimp out in a shallow, foil-lined broiler pan.
  5. Bake, uncovered, at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Turn once.

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