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Cajun Chicken and Shrimp Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Christina O'Dowd
Added: Monday, November 2, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 each chicken drumsticks and thighs, skin removed
1 large onion, sliced
1 large red pepper, cut in thin strips
4 oz anouille or other smoked sausage, sliced 1/4 in thick
1/2 cup sliced celery
2 cups water
1 cup uncooked rice
1/4 tsp each Cajun seasoning, dried Thyme and Salt
8 oz large peeled raw shrimp
1 cup frozen cut okra

Directions:
Directions:
1. Coat a large skillet with cooking spray. Heat over medium-high heat. Add chicken and cook, turning once, 5 minutes or until brown.

2 Add onion, pepper, sausage and celery; saute 3 minutes or until sausage is browned. Stir in water, rice and seasonings; bring to a boil.

3. Cover and simmer 15 minutes until chicken and rice are almost tender. Stir in shrimp and okra; cover and stirring once or twice, cook 5 minutes or until chicken and shrimp are cooked through and rice and okra are tender. Serve with your favorite hot sauce on the side.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
40

 

 

 

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