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Easy Cajun Shrimp and Grits

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20Ingredients
40Minutes
490Calories
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Ingredients

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6 SERVINGS
  • 1 1/2 pounds large shrimp (21-25 count, peeled and deveined)
  • 1 teaspoon Cajun seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 6 ounces bacon slices (thick, chopped)
  • 3/4 cup red bell pepper (diced)
  • 1/2 cup shallots (diced)
  • 1 lemon (halved)
  • 3/4 cup green onions (thinly sliced)
  • 2 tablespoons garlic (minced)
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped (plus extra for garnish)
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 6 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups white grits
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 2 cups jack (smoked, or creamy jack cheese)
  • salt
  • pepper
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    NutritionView More

    490Calories
    Sodium55% DV1320mg
    Fat49% DV32g
    Protein73% DV37g
    Carbs4% DV12g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    Calories490Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat32g49%
    Saturated Fat15g75%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol240mg80%
    Sodium1320mg55%
    Potassium520mg15%
    Protein37g73%
    Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate12g4%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Sugars2g4%
    Vitamin A40%
    Vitamin C80%
    Calcium40%
    Iron25%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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