This BBQ Shrimp New Orleans Style is a winner and so representative of a New Orleans’ favorite made better for you.
Be sure to make angel hair pasta and get a loaf of French bread to dip in the sauce. Did you know shrimp is rich in magnesium and magnesium has been found to decrease the stress hormone, cortisol, giving you a calm sleepy feeling?
This shrimp dish is screaming for a good Chardonnay—for the recipe and for you!
This recipe is from Guy’s Guide To Eating Well, my informative and approachable men’s cookbook targeting men’s health and wellness.
1/4 cup olive oil
1/4 cup fat-free Italian or creamy onion dressing
1 tablespoongarlic, minced
1 teaspoononion powder
1/4 teaspooncayenne pepper
1/4 cupWorcestershire sauce
2 teaspoonsoregano leaves dried
2 teaspoonsthyme leaves dried
To tastesalt and pepper
2 poundslarge shrimp not peeled
1/3 cup light beer, clam juice or broth
1/2 cup clam juice or fat-free chicken broth
In large nonstick skillet, combine oil, Italian dressing, garlic, onion powder, cayenne, Worcestershire sauce, paprika, oregano, thyme, salt and pepper over medium heat until sauce begins to boil.
Add shrimp, cook 5 minutes.
Add beer and broth, cook another 5–7 minutes or until shrimp are done.