Whiskey Shrimp on Toast

Total Time
10 mins
10 mins

Adapted from The Shanty restaurant in Wadsworth Il. Put here for safe keeping. Great served with fresh steamed vegetables.

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  1. SAUCE: To a saucepan melt butter over medium heat. Add remaining ingredients and cook for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. NOTE: Extra sauce (if any) can be kept in the refrigerator for about a week.
  2. SHRIMP: Sauté shrimp in butter and spices. Let brown until almost cooked through.
  3. Remove from heat, add whiskey to sauté pan and flambé‘. When the flame goes down, add about 1 cup of sauce and let melt together in the pan.
  4. BREAD: Drizzle (or brush) slices with olive oil and grill (or bake) both sides until lightly toasted.
  5. SERVE: Top each piece of toast with a piece of shrimp then pour sauce over top, dousing bread and shrimp.
  6. Garnish with sautéed vegetables (broccoli, carrots, red bell pepper, yellow squash).