Shrimp with Andouille & Hominy Grits
Recipes / June 7, 2018

My husband and I both lived in Louisiana for a little while, long enough to become big fans of Cajun food. When I asked him to pick a recipe from A New Turn in the South, it was no surprise when he picked this dish. It was a surprise to how well it turned out. Shrimp with Andouille & Hominy Grits Serves 4 3/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup hominy grits 4 tablespoons cold, unsalted butter 1/2 cup minced sweet onion 1/4 cup celery stalks, minced 1/2 pound andouille sausage, chopped into 1/4 inch cubes 1 garlic clove, chopped 1/2 cup chopped roasted red peppers 2 plum tomatoes, diced 1 teaspoon Old Bay seasoning 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 1/2 cup tomato juice 1/2 cup clam juice 1 pound peeled and deveined shrimp 1 teaspoon chopped, fresh thyme 1 teaspoon chopped, fresh parsley 1 tablespoon lemon juice In a saucepan, combine 3 cups water, 1/2 teaspoon of salt, and the grits. Place on high heat and bring to a boil, stirring with a wisk. As soon as the water boils, reduce to a simmer. Continue to cook the grits, using a wooden spoon to stir every 5 minutes for an hour. Stir in 2…

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