Potato Woven Cajun Shrimp #5FIX

Total Time
25mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

5-Ingredient Fix Contest Entry. Although just five ingredients, these punchy Cajun flavored Shrimp are delicately blanketed with crispy potato shreds. Finished with a squeeze of fresh lemon these are refreshingly light.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb jumbo shrimp, fresh with tail off, shelled and deveined
  • 1 teaspoon blackening seasoning
  • 2 cups Simply Potatoes® Shredded Hash Browns
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 small lemon

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, coat shrimp with Cajun blackening seasoning.
  2. Heat a large skillet over medium heat.
  3. Using your hands, firmly press shredded potatoes against each side of a shrimp. Set aside, and repeat. Assemble all before cooking.
  4. Add oil to the pan and briefly heat.
  5. Gently place shrimp blanketed in potatoes into hot skillet. Cook for about four minutes per side or until potatoes crisp up and be gentle to flip.
  6. Plate shrimp and squeeze fresh lemon juice over the top.