Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish



Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish

Satisfy your taste buds with this mouthwatering Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish. It’s a delightful combination of plump, juicy shrimp and perfectly cooked rice infused with the bold flavors of Cajun seasoning. This recipe is a crowd-pleaser and perfect for any occasion.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound of large shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • 2 cups of long-grain white rice
  • 2 tablespoons of Cajun seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon of olive oil
  • 1 bell pepper, diced
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 can (14 ounces) of diced tomatoes
  • 1 cup of chicken broth
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley for garnish

Instructions

  1. Start by cooking the rice according to package instructions.
  2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Add the diced onion and bell pepper, sauté until softened.
  3. Add the minced garlic and cook for another minute until fragrant.
  4. Stir in the Cajun seasoning and diced tomatoes. Let it simmer for 5 minutes.
  5. Stir in the cooked rice and chicken broth. Cook for an additional 5 minutes until well combined.
  6. Season the shrimp with salt and pepper, then add them to the skillet. Cook until they turn pink and opaque, about 3 minutes per side.
  7. Serve the Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish hot, garnished with fresh parsley.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4

Enjoy the explosion of flavors in this Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish. The Cajun seasoning adds a spicy kick that perfectly complements the tender shrimp and fluffy rice. It’s a dish that’s sure to become a favorite in your household. Try it today!

Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 350 | Protein: 25g | Carbohydrates: 45g | Fat: 6g | Fiber: 3g

Make this delicious Cajun-inspired meal for dinner tonight and watch your family and friends savor every bite. The combination of spices and textures in this dish will transport your taste buds to the heart of Louisiana. Share your Sizzling Cajun Shrimp and Rice Dish experience with us in the comments below!