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Shrimp Veracruz Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Chrystal Stiglets
Added: Tuesday, November 7, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 sprays cooking spray
1 small onion(s), white, finely chopped
1 average jalapeno pepper(s), cored, seeded and minced (do not touch seeds with bare hands)
1 medium garlic clove(s), minced
1 1/4 pound shrimp, large, peeled, deveined and tails removed
3 medium tomato(es), cored and diced
1/2 tsp table salt
1/4 tsp black pepper
1 Tbsp fresh lime juice
2 tsp cilantro, fresh, minced

Directions:
Directions:
Coat a 12-inch nonstick skillet with cooking spray. Add onion, jalapeno and garlic; sauté over medium-high heat for 2 minutes. Add shrimp; sauté 1 minute, stirring frequently.


Add tomatoes, salt and pepper; reduce heat to low and simmer until shrimp are cooked through, about 5 minutes. Stir in lime juice and cilantro; simmer 1 to 2 more minutes so flavors blend. Yields about 1 cup per serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
4 points

 

 

 

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