Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 1 hr 10 mins

I was doing a project on cajun and creole food, so I invested in some help from Susan Merrick who owns and operates cajun-country-foods.com. She helped me out with these recipes!! So I want to thank her!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large heavy skillet melt the butter.
  2. Add onion and saute' until limp, but not browned. Blend in flour.
  3. Add bay leaf,celery,parsley, bell pepper, cayenne pepper, Tabasco sauce, salt, tomato paste, and water.
  4. Cook for 30 minutes over low heat, stirring occasionally, until thickened.
  5. Stir in the shrimp and simmer for about 20 minutes. Serve over rice.