A melting pot of traditions go into Creole dishes--French, Spanish, African and Native American--originating in the Louisiana Bayou.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
14 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp and season with 1 teaspoon of the Creole seasoning. Sauté for 2 minutes per side. Remove to a plate.

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  • Add remaining tablespoon oil, the peppers, onion, celery and garlic. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Scrape up any browned bits in bottom of skillet. Add tomatoes and remaining 2 teaspoons Creole seasoning. Break up tomatoes with the back of a wooden spoon. Simmer, covered, for 5 minutes.

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  • Stir in shrimp and heat through. Serve with cooked rice.

Nutrition Facts

504 calories; total fat 12g; saturated fat 2g; cholesterol 126mg; sodium 919mg; carbohydrates 77g; fiber 5g; protein 22g.

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