Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 35 mins

This is one of my husband's favorite dishes that his mom makes for him. The preparation time does not include cleaning the shrimp.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large pot, saute' onion, green pepper, celery, and garlic in butter until tender.
  2. In a small cup, combine flour and water; mix well.
  3. Stir into the pot the flour mixture, tomato sauce, bay leaf, salt, oregano, and chili powder.
  4. Bring to a boil and simmer 30 minutes with pot covered.
  5. Add shrimp and cook mixture until shrimp is pink.
  6. Serve over white rice.


Most Helpful

This is great easey to make and tast great

George Wilson August 25, 2003

This was a good, quick recipe. (Except for cleaning the shrimp. That takes FOREVER!) I added some habanero hot sauce for a little zip. Thanks for sharing!

Mrs. Moon August 17, 2006

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